Get mine

Once, he revealed his true core: “Get mine–
God gave dominion over the Earth and animals.”

Speechless, I sputtered empty words: “Shame on you,”
deeply serious, but he laughed.

Later, I was just another pawn to use and discard.
Shame on me.

Elephants painting in Thailand

About Marcy

I blog about trying to get out of my comfort zone, completing 101 things in 1001 days (and beyond), and writing my memoirs. My book: Timid No More.

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4 Responses to Get mine

  1. Susan Shuman says:

    Sad, but true. This will stick with me for a long time.
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  2. Christine says:

    What a sad and painful story, really.
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  3. Tina says:

    Unfortunately the way things sometimes work out.
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