Rage

Huge tears pool then overflow. Hot hands curl into balls. Heart pounds, blood pumps. Words are mumbled soft and low. Neck stiffens, begins to ache. Heavy head bows to the floor. Spine bends, eyes burn. Jaw tightens, knows what’s at stake. Then it rises from inside Like fire on the move. Pushing back, trying hard. Rage is building, won’t subside. Feet begin to pace…