“Be calm” he screamed.
“You were in an accident” he said.
I didn’t know I was panicking. I couldn’t breathe. I was struggling to remember.
I tried to look around. It hurt. My neck. My head.
My eyes scanned the scene.
I was trapped.
A car accident.
My leg is stuck. It hurts so bad.
My air bag deployed.
The windshield is shattered.
There is glass everywhere.
I can’t breathe.
What the hell is happening?
I began to panic.
To start to scream.
It hurts so bad.
I’m bleeding. I can feel the warm blood oozing out of my side.
Why did I have to look at his text?
Why did I take my eyes off the road?
“This is too much. I need a break. Take care.” he wrote
3 short sentences.
My life shattered in 10 words.
I am alone.
I’m dying. I can’t breathe.
Then why tell me to remain calm?
This post was inspired by the Daily Prompt. The word was calm.