4.07.2019

Just Another Day in a Shopping Mall in America


What are you doing? Leave
her alone is what I said

You racist fuck is what
I thought but did not say

Next time I certainly will


#NaPoWriMo Day 7!
For Just One Word in the Garden: ETIQUETTE
And Skylover’s Word List: GRACIOUS

11 comments:

  1. I am glad you spoke up, Marian. With that type of consciousness, it takes courage, but is the right thing to do. Gah!!!! When will humans EVOLVE??????

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  2. I've been there. With those words on fire stuck between my rage and my throat. Some people are just animals... pretending to be human.

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  3. People (most of them) nowadays just have no etiquettes.

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  4. Oh I guess we've all (or at least MOST of us) have similarly bitten our tongues, eh? I shudder to think what the world would be like if the kid gloves come off.

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  5. Speak up and speak often. Swear when ever your heart desires. That is our motto these days, and so happy to have you in the trenches :)

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  6. Oh yes.. I can relate to that- the things I don't say when I really ought to! It isn't the same just unfriending or blocking a person...!

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  7. Agh. Awful to contemplate. Well expressed. k.

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  8. Sometimes we are restrained to a fault, because we were not brought up the draw attention to ourselves in public.. but those days are over. I love the remorseful tone here and the promise of next time...

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  9. Three are some instances where the truth is better expressed - but it is hard to overcome our upbringing...

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  10. Oh, I would have probably blurted out exactly what I was thinking. Kudos to you for restraint.

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