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A Brief Act of War

In a brief act of war, the new leader spat out his vicious aggression. The angry reply was a strong attack. Early the next year, the combatants drew a truce. As the world moved on, I knew that the wasted … Continue reading

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Words of Anger

This all began innocently enough. We had a few words of anger. Our friends watched us rant and fight. I was sad for my failure of character. Now I am sadder still. Each round of the bout was more and … Continue reading

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The Show

The show began too slowly. I expected more action. At first I was angry. I thought it would be better. I shut my ears with anger. I closed my eyes out of frustration. I stewed in my seat, my mind … Continue reading

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Remembrance

What I remember about that day is clear. I saw flames and destruction. The people fled an awful terror. I am walking home after a day of remembrance. My steps are slow. My heart is full of anger. What can … Continue reading

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Words of Anger

It began innocently enough. …only a few words of anger. Then our friends watched us rant and fight. I was sad for my momentary failure. But now I am even sadder than before. Each round of the bout grew more … Continue reading

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Anger

I could not ignore the fury of the beast. It was in this world unwillingly. It raged against its iron cage. It hated the noises that filled the city. It tried to bend the bars of its prison. It only … Continue reading

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My Castle

Why did dark clouds appear today? I was working hard at rebuilding my life. It was as if the winds had turned on me. I braced myself for the winter storm. It sapped my strength, but I was safe. With … Continue reading

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