Sunday, 5 August 2018

Sexual Assault Debate

We fly or fight or freeze,
not everyone agrees -
when dealing with assault
we cannot always bolt

Some take immediate action
but shock can slow reaction
there’s truth in every faction
it’s good to raise the question

Some massive; major; minor
but no, she’s no mere whiner
degree and context matter
and please consult the data

© S.O. Fasrus

S.O. Fasrus: Social Justice Campaigner & Social Research Interviewer. Her verse and poems; some comic; satirical; and serious; can be found online. Recent poems are in New Verse News, Culture Matters, and Poems for Grenfell Tower.