No one will defend her so she has to be defensive.
They always push her down, and try to break her.
She has to be her own shield, her own sword.
She brushes off, laughs off, their cruel words.
But secretly she stores them in her heart,
soon she will explode, be torn apart.
As suggested by PoojaG @ https://lifesfinewhine.wordpress.com/ for the “A Poem A Day” challenge. Thanks for the challenge Pooja! Check out her awesome blog. It has quote compilations, poetry and other great posts.