Push and pull at her long hair, topple her to the solid ground,
elbow her sharply in the raw gut, shove her harshly around.
Scratch him in the pale face, punch him in the broken jaw,
do anything necessary to him that's considered breaking the law.
And when she cries because you've punched her, let her be,
and observe her when she returns to her habitual smoking.
When she passes out next day, because she's drunken too much booze,
slap her in the face once more, though many would consider it abuse.
When he can hardly walk because he thinks he's high in the clouds,
rip the needle out of his arm, and with your nails, slash him across the
Why the wedding ring is worn on the fourth finger: The Chinese give a beautiful explanation to this.
The thumb represents your parents.
The index finger represents your siblings.
The middle finger represents yourself.
The ring finger represents your life partner.
The little finger/pinky represents your children.
Hold your hands together. Join your middle fingers back-to-back, and the remaining fingers tip-to-tip.
Now, try to separate your thumbs.
They will separate because your parents are not destined to live with you forever.
Rejoin your thumbs and separate your index fingers.
They will separate because your siblings will h
The little girl sits up in bed and hugs her knees to her chest. Out in the dark night the cries of coyotes can be heard. A tear rolls down her cheek and she shivers in fear. The insane cries fill the black void outside and dogs start to bark far off. She runs a hand through her hair, trying to comfort herself, tell herself it's okay. "Its okay, Liz. They're not looking for you." She shivers again and looks out her window. Her heart stops cold when she sees two eyes reflecting the light inside back at her. A coyote face grins evilly and she moans. The slight creature starts to paw at the window. "Please go away, please go away," she mutters. T