DamnationBlood falls from sinners' eyes,Damnation5 years ago in Short Stories More Like This
As they weep and wail alongside their reluctant rhythm,
Of tortured marching and fearful shivers.
This tortured march shall lead them to the court,
Of bones and blood, where these sinners shall be judged.
There Minos sits, the damned king, upon his throne,
His seat of power and anarchy,
Damned to serve the dark lord, he judges the sinners,
And babes that were never cleansed. He screams at them,
"Treachery! Lust! Gluttony!"
As he takes his chilling tentacles around them,
And sweeps each man, woman and child aside once sorted.
With the King's back turned the mortals continue their march,
They weep and wail once more,
Their tortured march leading them deeper,
Into the lower circles of Hell...
Weeping and wailing, the infinite noises purge my mind of what little sanity remains. The steps continue to burn the soles of my already blackened feet, as we march reluctantly towards a dark figure, unclear but for a pair of piercing phosphorescent eyes, staring into