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Did you think I wouldn’t notice?
The voice came from within, but I looked around in confusion, wondering if others on the bus had heard.
I told you not to tell. Now they’ll be coming for you.
I had to. They saw the marks you made on my skin. They asked too many questions…I broke…I’m sorry…
They’ll lock you up. Force you to take the pills.
Tears pooled…escaping slowly.
Why couldn’t I do the same?
I’ll never leave you.
It was my greatest fear.
What will you tell them?
That I’m afraid of myself.
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