Gun

Is it for protection

or aggression

is happiness a warm gun

its cold barrow resting on cheek

held against my lips

finger trembling on trigger

if you try to disarm me

accidentally shoot me

who would believe you

after covering my body

with stones

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dVerse prompt to write a quadrille using the word stone— and my obsession with Gabby Petito homicide

Gun

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