Community//

Victimized

Pain often returns, but with a greater intensity.

the pain that haunted me for years
returned with a catastrophe, much stronger
and i was fragile
i neither learned the lesson
nor won over the war
yet i believe that somehow,
i’ll make it through
little did i know
that this time
there isn’t one problem,
one hardship
or
one insecurity
this time
i’m being attacked from all the directions
and i don’t know if it’ll make me stronger
or break the piece already broken before.

victimized.

Originally published at habibablogs.wordpress.com

The Thrive Global Community welcomes voices from many spheres. We publish pieces written by outside contributors with a wide range of opinions, which don’t necessarily reflect our own. Learn more or join us as a community member!
Share your comments below. Please read our commenting guidelines before posting. If you have a concern about a comment, report it here.

Sign up for the Thrive Global newsletter

Will be used in accordance with our privacy policy.

Thrive Global
People look for retreats for themselves, in the country, by the coast, or in the hills . . . There is nowhere that a person can find a more peaceful and trouble-free retreat than in his own mind. . . . So constantly give yourself this retreat, and renew yourself.

- MARCUS AURELIUS

We use cookies on our site to give you the best experience possible. By continuing to browse the site, you agree to this use. For more information on how we use cookies, see our Privacy Policy.