If I told you

If I told you,

That everything you ever said, 

Was counted,

Was weighed up,

Was taken into account 

And held responsible 

For your punishment,

Or your reward;

Would your words be kind?

Would the pain-lust stop?


If I told you,

That every action 

Every touch, every deed,

Was remembered forever,

Would affect how you sleep at night,

How you view one man to another;

Would you stop?

Would you calm,

and listen?

If I told you,

That every thought,

Every curse uttered,

Was what made you

Who you were;

Would you weep? 

Would you turn and apologise?

I don't think so.

The End

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