afterwards

with the fire in his brain exhausted
he took her back to the bedroom
and, gently as a savior,
settled what was left among the pillows

he had to go back, though
and hang up that silk robe
on the hook where it belonged.
otherwise it wouldn’t be right –
wouldn’t be finished

and he’d never to able to sleep

© 2013 RC deWinter ~ All Rights Reserved

afterwards

RC deWinter

Fairfield, United States

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The aftermath of a murder in the mind of a psychopath.

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