Pain needs something to feed on and we had no food.
said there was food and water three days away, but three days is across
the world when you only have hollow bones to carry you there.
we sat together under the tree. My mother wrapped me in sticks and we
sat in silence as the sun that gave us life took it away again.
Night came and the air was so cold it made us transparent.
The world has shut its wars and moved on.
No one is here now, just the big birds waiting in our tree. It’s quiet.
and drink but waste not by extravagance, certainly He (Allâh) likes not
Al-Musrifûn (those who waste by extravagance). (Al-A’raf 7:31)
Are you still going to waste food?