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the image slumps right to the edge of possible, upended
Bethlehem. the portico
unfairly sealed. no space for fingers or rough edges
franked without concealment so
the formal bleeds;
or eye design the margin's fist to proffer:
discretionary pull-tabs, matted
this pink film
provided for your conveyance or to
isolate the red cells in the roofed
first pull up then
then pull all around the town
my fly-by knight my binary firefly
root for the unicorn
as tucking jelly sandwich
brought to launch at covert cans
cannoned inside's excavation
thick licked out.
as in the whorl
of the striped head:
fingers tracing cone.
in the rain they
enough nature in
a moistened day for
one tongue’s lick.
to say the date is passed save
check the can; in may my wealth
is flown so soft in such alarmed
distress. there: the door. light squared
and shifted. the leaning
date. collection marked and gathered.
mess perplexed. and eke my life:
no shelf to build with dust
structures save this inventory
which numbered months remain.