:VENT: SUFFER SUFFER:VENT: SUFFER2 years ago in Free Verse More Like This
"The state of a person or thing that suffers."
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But what is true suffering?
Suffering is the black shell that forms around her heart to protect it.
Suffering is what she goes through because she's afraid of letting others in.
Suffering is silent agony.
Suffering is when her heart shrivels to dust leaving the hollow shell behind.
Suffering is she who suffers.
Suffering is the cold person left behind.
Suffering is forever.
She is for never.
She is the one who grins in her grave, holding the knife through her chest.
Leaving a hole where here heart once was.
She is grinning because.
Because she no longer has to hold back the tears.
Because her happiness has worn from the years.
Because she no longer suffers.
Because suffering is forever.
And I am never.