bruised

pirate gun, a toy from woolworths probably.

they said to put my eye to the sight and pull

the trigger.

no caps, yet the hammer caught my lip. swelling.

badly. water to my eyes.

nearly forgotten yet i find that something still

triggers

what is assumed a long forgotten memory,

bruising

“A bruise, or “confusion,” appears on the skin due to trauma”

aggravated note.
aggravated
ˈaɡrəveɪtɪd/
adjective

Law
adjective: aggravated

(of an offence) made more serious by attendant circumstances.
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