He does it
over and over
but they say to

let. him. be.

No one sees
his crime
but when they see
her pain

they. laugh.

“Boys will be boys.”
Boys are boys
and boys can

if. they. want.

Of course,
they want
and they do
because no one
stops them

stop. can. you. stop.
please. stop.
can. you.
no. no.

“If that’s all he did,
don’t ruin his life.”

“But mom”

That’s what she told me

She might as well say:

He matters,
you. don’t.