‘The small of the back’

Directly behind the heart,
In the small of our backs,
lies an unprotected spot;
One vulnerable to attack. 

There is no real defense.
No armor could deflect
when a knife slides in;
soft tissue can’t protect. 

In-between those bones
where the real truth lies.
The betrayal of our trust;
this is where hope dies.


About Bo Bandy

Just a creative soul trapped in a world of cookie-cutter pragmatism...
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