OctPoWriMo: Day 14

To learn more about this challenge, please click here or click the butterfly image at the bottom of this post.

Shameful

She stayed instead
But should have fled
His voice led her astray.

Her cheeks burned red
At what he’d said.
She blushed and looked away.

She tasted dread
Her heart he’d shred
She saw she was his prey.

He turned his head
Her heartbeat sped
His will she would obey.

©2016 Suzanne G. McClendon

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I am also participating in JNW’s Halloween Challenge over at PS Annie! Please hop over there to see the post of the day.

Please also visit David over at Random Thoughts and Observations.

About Suzanne Gunter McClendon

I am a South Carolina native, but have been living on the Texas Gulf Coast for 17 years now. David and I have been married for almost 38 years. Our children are grown. We have two grandchildren and one on the way. I try to learn something new every day. My obsession is genealogy/family history research.
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15 Responses to OctPoWriMo: Day 14

  1. David E. McClendon Sr. says:

    Wow, a little shades of gray there. Zing! Zing!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. rosemawrites says:

    ooooooh… i can imagine Christian Grey here. very well done, Suz!

    Have a blessed weekend! ❤

    Liked by 1 person

  3. This gives me chills. Run away!

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Davy D says:

    An excellent poem Suzanne. The power of love captured in four verses. Have a blessed weekend.

    Liked by 1 person

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