Thursday, October 19, 2006

Sparrow

 the night the refinery blew up

Sparrow Girl – The Night the Refinery Blew Up

There are certain sounds you wake up to feeling inexplicably fearful and sickened. Long before knowing the why’s of it your stomach is already in great big knots. Very few events in my life had prepared me for waking up like this. In that split moment of waking up from what was my first experience with concussion from an explosion I had nothing on which to base my fear other than just knowing instinctively that this was a very, very bad thing. Before that split second was over I had already called out to my mother.

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1 Comments:

At 12:35 AM, Blogger faucon of Sakin'el said...

Is that then why I awaken suddenly in the night?

an empathic sense of 'concussion' from the collapse of culture and hamanity throughout the world?

the silent cry of innocence dying
at the hands of greed and misguided faith?

much to think on, little one

papa

 

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