Satire About Drought

327 Words2 Pages
Drought It’s been years since water came out of my faucet and days since my last drink of water. Even if I did have water would it be worth the risk? Our people have become diseased. Our animals are suffering and we have to walk miles and miles until we find “adequate” water. How long will it be until that nonprofit comes back? It’s not even safe to bathe in, but we do anyway. Skin diseases and infections. When will it stop? We can’t just not have water. But today is the day anyway. Water. That’s the one and only thing on my to-do list today because that’s all I’ll have time to do. I have no choice but to. With a drought we have no free will. The journey is long and treacherous. Three hours there, an hour to find some decent water, and three
Open Document