Blame

Avatar Author: Amaris Wolfe I'm just walking in circles to find my way home. Read Bio

I’ve worked and worked. For you. For them.
You say that my work has been noticed. They know. But have you noticed me?

I came to you yesterday. I said, I need a hand. There’s this thing that I’ve been doing for you, for them. I can’t handle it all alone. I’m willing to beg. We need more time, or we’ll fall down.
And you said sure. You held out your hand. And as I jumped off the ledge to catch it, you let me down.

I went to you.

If you could, you’d be doing this job yourself-but we both know that you could never focus enough to be a member of the elite tradition to which I have dedicated myself.
So screw you. Tomorrow, people are going to cheer for you, and be ashamed for me. But I will see the entire picture.

I know who is to blame.

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