CW: Descriptions of psychiatric hospitalization
The clatter of shoes on tile.
Broken walls, roaches and
Where does all the money go?
Thousands a day for a pack of Goldfish.
Screams in the hallway.
Clients, because we pay them to hurt us.
Perfect and shaking, trembling.
No one else understands.
the good ones always leave.
Jealousy and misery and anger.
Zip ties and velcro in place of shoelaces,
and group therapy.
The good ones always leave.
Staff on their feet.
Restraints, creepy janitors,
and trips to the bowling alley.