ect.13

United Kingdom

"Words, in my not-so-humble opinion, are our most inexhaustible source of magic" ~ Albus Dumbledore
Absolute nerd | 100% cat person | Ravenclaw | ISFJ

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[Joined March 2020]

Message to Readers

As you may have heard, yesterday the global coronavirus death toll reached 200,000. That's 200,000 individuals, living people, that are now gone. #StayAtHome

two hundred thousand

April 26, 2020

FREE WRITING

6
two
hundred
thousand


mothers, fathers,
sisters, brothers,
aunts, uncles,
grandparents, 
neighbours, 
friends.

doctors, nurses, 
teachers, lawyers,
shopkeepers, 
delivery drivers, 
firefighters, 
police officers,
charity workers. 

living, breathing, 
loving, caring. 

with hopes and fears
and dreams and plans. 

two 
hundred
thousand


families 
    ripped apart
never to recover

two 
hundred
thousand


lives     
    lost
like candles snuffed out

and with every one, 
the world gets a little
    darker. 

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7 Comments
  • Deleted User

    This is amazing:)


    6 months ago
  • ElsaRee

    Nice!!


    6 months ago
  • ect.13

    Thanks so much. It means a lot :)


    6 months ago
  • joella

    this is is such an important message, and you conveyed it beautifully. great work! :)


    6 months ago
  • happy butterfly

    This is beautifully written.A very strong message.well done,I love it:)


    6 months ago
  • ect.13

    Thank you so much - it's really encouraging to get comments like this :)


    6 months ago
  • Julia V

    Wow! just...WOW! this is amazing. just really really good job :)
    and yes, this is very sad as well :(

    anyway keep writing!!!


    6 months ago