Little Drummer Boy

By LittleMissScareAll

Drum drum drum
Little drummer boy, drum
Do you hear the marching sounds pound?
Do you hear the screams?
For you try not to hear anything 
Blocking out the sound with your drum
Little drummer boy
Drum drum drum
The little drummer boy drums
To drown out the deafening death and destruction.
Drowning out your tears and thoughts
Only focusing on the drums pound
Pound 
Pound
Thrum thrum thrum 
Little drummer boy 
Do you hear your heart thrum?
Do you hear the quiet on the field?
Do you hear your heart stop?
Your drum on the ground
Your blood spilled, your body drowns.

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Copyright 2021 LittleMissScareAll
Published on Thursday, March 11, 2021.     Filed under: "Fiction" and "Poetry"
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  • sTr8-jAcKeT On Monday, March 15, 2021, sTr8-jAcKeT (783)By person wrote:

    I like this. Although I'm sure you have a specific person or idea in mind for this, the psychological implications within this apply to a lot of people blocking out the world around them. Great perspective, well done!

  • LittleMissScareAll On Thursday, March 25, 2021, LittleMissScareAll (39)By person wrote:

    I appreciate it~ I honestly did not have anyone in mind, to be honest, I don't even remember what inspired this but whatever did or whoever I had in mind while subconsciously writing this, I thank them as well.

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