Bandaged-

Bandaged-

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It’s got to go, it’s got to go;
Ripping the bandage hurts more than the wound
At first- Eventually, the pain wears off.

Shivering underneath floral quilt;
Tear soaked sheet, pain sears deep;
It’s got to go, it’s got to go.

Ignoring the deep cut, cover the skin;
One bandage, then two- a layered up ulcer;
Ripping the bandage hurts more than the wound.

The bandage- festering deeply rooted wound;
Ripped off to heal- it hurts, it bleeds
At first- eventually the pain wears off.

day 17 of October Poetry Writing Month. Word prompt- bandage. Poetry type- Cascade, a poetry type In which the poem does not have any rhyme scheme; therefore, the layout is simple. Say the first verse has three lines. Line one of verse one becomes the last line of verse two. To follow in suit, the second line of verse one becomes the last line of verse three. The third line of verse one now becomes the last line of verse four, the last stanza of the poem.

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9 thoughts on “Bandaged-

  1. Amazing ,I liked the below lines a lot

    Ignoring the deep cut, cover the skin;
    One bandage, then two- a layered up ulcer;
    Ripping the bandage hurts more than the wound.

    The bandage- festering deeply rooted wound;
    Ripped off to heal- it hurts, it bleeds
    At first- eventually the pain wears off.

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