i open his throat from the outside to access the trachea and expose the vocal chords. i open his throat from the inside, using the neck of a cello… i wanted to play him.
“Abuse is a crime the strong visits on the weak. And you’re right. Abusers are insufficiently punished for the damage they do.
Those who witness abuse without seeking retribution for the harms pay a penalty. Your own pain mitigates your failure to act earlier, but you may not yet have paid enough for witnessing the pain of others.”