I am not the victim

I made one decision

I said one sentence

I thought you were smart enough

to understand that

no means no.

You had the nerve to blame me

You made me a victim

but I will not be a victim

You are nothing but a statistic

I am a symbol of strength



in my own life

My life is not ruined

You do not win

My world has not crumbled

you do not win

What you did is not a number on a chart

of unreported sexual assaults

of unreported rape

It is a disgrace to what humanity means

I am not a victim

You are

a victim of your arrogance

a victim of your thoughtless right to 

assert your manly dominance. 

I am not a victim


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