The Boy and the Garden
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One day a boy went exploring and found a garden to neglect. A tale of American society and rape culture.

The Boy and the Garden

One day a boy went exploring

One day a boy went exploring he was confident he could find

One day a boy went exploring he was confident he could find something new to claim in his name

One day a boy went exploring he was confident he could find something new to claim in his name because the world had told him he could.

That day he found a garden, beautiful

That day he found a garden, beautiful and untouched. He wrote his name

That day he found a garden, beautiful and untouched. He wrote his name On the gate and called It his. But he forgot

That day he found a garden, beautiful and untouched. He wrote his name On the gate and called It his. But he forgot that gardens need water to grow.

And so the flowers wilted, and the trees stopped

And so the flowers wilted, and the trees stopped bearing the fruit he had come to love

And so the flowers wilted, and the trees stopped bearing the fruit he had come to love so dearly. He simply shrugged at the decay.

And so the flowers wilted, and the trees stopped bearing the fruit he had come to love so dearly. He simply shrugged at the decay. Boys were not meant to garden, anyway.

So the boy left, his name still painted

So the boy left, his name still painted on the gate. The garden still dying from neglect.

So the boy left, his name still painted on the gate. The garden still dying from neglect. That day he went exploring, he found paradise between

So the boy left, his name still painted on the gate. The garden still dying from neglect. That day he went exploring, he found paradise between the trees, but left behind a barren wasteland with ease.

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