They are two young educated and very talented Australians who were accused in 2005, of being members of the Bali Nine heroin smuggling ring. Inside the prison, Myuran spent time creating haunting paintings.
Indonesia has a very strict legal system. Somebody has to pay, they say. But is death penalty the only solution? Isn’t it too harsh a verdict for the crime of drug trafficking?
These two had gone through enough penalties before they will finally be put away.
Tonight, on Tuesday the 28th April they are expected to be killed by a firing squad at midnight. Their families are horrified. Seeing loved ones die a gruesome death is not easy.
Death, scary and horrid
Like the life-less life ‘lived’ by those
held captive by the terrorists
Pic source: SMH
My previous similar poem Ode to the…well…it’s now scary to use the word….