Image: Book Sculpture by Thomas Wightman, Musetouch at facebook
Someone forgot his or her meds —
A manicure is long overdue.
Scoring a book into deep shreds
Save the title, leave a sad clue.
This might be called a bad hand day—
Or perhaps that describes what was dealt.
Truth is love no longer holds sway
O'er the brittle exhaustion now felt.
Turn the page.
My post in exactly 55 words written for Friday Flash 55.
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