Death Penalty is closer to home than you think

by You Have My Word

This short piece was triggered by these two photographs found on Prison Photography:

Prison Photography, through the glass

Prison Photography, desparation


You walked away and let the phone drop – jerking, strangling: a not-so-public death penalty. You left me talking myself in circles with not even the sound of your breathing from the other side. You didn’t just abandon the phone, you left me too.