Nuclear

Nuclear by Patrick Samuel
Oil pastels on off-white paper
22x31cm approx
Original available
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I woke this morning,
My dreams still resonating
Distracted, I forgot to take a pill
The one that keeps me from detonating.

I kept trying to find the reason why I felt this way.
I cried, I screamed, I shook, and fell
I did everything to keep from pushing that button
And sending everything to Hell.