I don’t understand how 13 is not a real age, while 30 is.
I don’t understand why children are given the bare scraps,
then are expected to be grateful
of something you could dig out of a dumpster.
I don’t understand why they are talked over, talked around, and not talked to at all, except when you need something.
I don’t understand how you map out a course for us after years of neglect, as if we would follow a tyrant.
I don’t understand why we are
a burden, unwanted, unneeded when you chose to have children.
I don’t understand why we count as 1/3 of a person,
since we were already considered human at