I am entangled in a blanket of your hands
They sting like a bucket of dried burrs
You wrap me up tighter and my mouth rests, astonished
Wet air pours from my mouth like morning sickness
Can you hear my ribs grinding like two cars in a crash?
Can you hear my gasps like there is a crowd watching a man fall from a skyscraper?
Can you hear my eyes trembling like a small child waiting for a school bus in the winter?
I am entangled in a blanket of your world
It stings like a bathtub filled with wasps
You wrap me up tighter and my body rests, horrified
Wet terror pours from my chest like trauma
Too fucking heavy
Too fucking heavy that I want to scream
I want to scream
I want to