DefinitionAs I sit here, in this twelve PM class,More Like This
I wonder what it is like at your home,
so silent now.
When I loop my "y"s and dot my "i"s,
notes filling my page, my mind wanders
everywhere and nowhere.
In this room, others like me bursting at the
seams, I am sure I am the only one who thinks:
"You are not evil."
Not in this hallowed hall - with this criminal now
playing for fellow law students. Fellows, yet not.
Friends, yet not.
And so I write down not just their actions,
their heists, the deaths they collected along the way,
but also -
"Define evil: the lack of remorse in which one
harms another. Define good: the lack of malice
Then, only then, do I look back to you; with your
deadly sins written for us to judge and to all,
at once, say guilty.
I see you, you criminal on death row, I see you.
How you held your dead mother, your now-dead lover,
your sweet dead, dead son.
As you pressed your lips to trembling, elderly hands,
hands that reached for you as you blessed their lives
Blood and Chaos - Exordium“And a great cry sprung towards the heavens yet fell on deaf ears for the Gods were no longer listening.” - Seer CyrilMore Like This
No one heard anything out of the ordinary that night she showed up. No strange feeling had overcome the elders and some believe that not even the shaman expected it. All anyone knew was that when they woke, their was a baby girl in the arms of the shaman. Many were skeptical about the child, a man comes and delivers a random newborn child with markings decorating her body, what could she prelude to? Many suggested getting rid of her for she would bring doom to the village but the shaman denied them the solace they so desperately wanted. And with his decision made, the shaman began to raise the child on his own. But the more she grew, the more the village began to despise her. Never had the village seen so much bad luck - crops failed and the rain did not come, sickness ravaged both the old and young, and the elk did not show. Blame was immediately