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Darkness

I awake the the dark,
in the distance I hear a dog bark.
I reach out and feel only wood,
this I know can be no good.

I run my hands all around,
nothing but wood is to be found.
I cannot sit up or move,
all around is simply smooth.

I strike my lighter to try and see,
no one is here only me.
In a box under ground,
where I fear never to be found.

I start to scream and try to fight,
only to hear his delight.
A camera there has to be,
so then I start to cry and plea.

The only answer that I get,
is his laughter a little bit.
I try to struggle and fight,
only to know I'll die tonight.

I scratch and dig into the wood,
it didn't help like I thought it could.
My nails are broken and start to bleed,
who could do such an evil deed?

I pound with my fists,
as my eyes start to mist.
I feel despair start to grow,
as my panic starts to show.

I gasp and try to breathe,
more oxygen is what I need.
Everything starts to go black,
my voice starts to crack.

I struggle to draw my last breath,
he laughs and says that's what I get.
As my spirit slips away,
with another murder he got away.

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  1. Date: 2/1/2012 6:38:00 AM
    I have truly enjoyed reading your poetry you have posted here at PoetrySoup. You are a very special poet and I wish you the best in your life and with your poetry. Two thumbs up to you Illyanna. Love and best wishes always, Carol

  1. Date: 8/8/2009 7:46:00 PM
    Chilling write this one I read James poem about the sisters three and come to see what you had for me ... and here i find a darkness i can relate ... Love Jayne x x

  1. Date: 7/1/2009 1:26:00 PM
    Terrific write, written and portrayed splendidly>>James

  1. Date: 4/29/2009 10:29:00 AM
    This poem is right down my alley. Very chilling and great write

  1. Date: 4/29/2009 7:28:00 AM
    I love it....that's my sister and I am proud of you

  1. Date: 4/29/2009 5:54:00 AM
    There's my creepy writing friend!!! God I love the way you pull the reader into the helpless victim, you are the shiz-nit babe!!!!!!!! Love ya, your BFF for life, Leerie