1.) Because it only took 15 seconds to say no.
2.) And it didn't work.
3.) Because it only took 15 minutes for a man to take my worth.
4.) And I still haven't found it.
5.) Because it only took 15 hours of me suffering on the bathroom floor before I found the strength to stand up, turn off the faucet, and leave that place.
6.) And I still find comfort in collapsing to the floor, wishing for death.
7.) Because it only took 15 days in a hospital for me to be able to return to reality.
8.) And my days never feel real.
9.) Because I was only 15 years old.
10.) And I thought suicide was easier than the world doubting me.