Friday, October 14, 2022


Bayonne, NJ


He came home from his mother's wake,

surprised the burglars in his own driveway

was beaten and robbed of everything on his person

and then they went through his car.

Hadn't he suffered enough, we ask?

The answer is no.  It's never enough.

There is plenty suffering to go around.


©2014 Muriel Thumm


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