Commentary and Philosophy Fiction posted October 27, 2023

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the right to be silenced

Human rights

by Iza Deleanu

Pacing back and forth, she wondered for how long she was going to be trapped under the stupidity of this world. She muttered: "I am not allowed to speak my mind. This politically correct nonsense is driving me crazy. People, I've been through this s…hit before! Nothing good comes from restraining a human being to be human. Sooner or later, we will break free, and all hell will break lose!"
The judge called: "Ms. Rose, you've been charged 10000 dollars."
"For what?"
"For speaking out your mind. In our society, you could speak only if you bought that right, prisoner!"

The Prisoner writing prompt entry
Writing Prompt
In 100 words, or less, write a short story--not necessarily a flash-fiction, though it could be--on the theme/subject/topic of 'prisoner'. It could be literal or metaphoric.
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