A Crime Committed
A crime committed resulting in the loss of a life;
Families and others painfully endure with strife.
Soon anxiously gathered for the long awaited news.
Will a disrespect for a life get a verdict that’s huge?
Sadly, only a “slap on the wrists” was mustered.
Is this acceptable for the pain, anguish, suffered?
Or should the struggle continue to right very long and inscrutable wrongs?