with the luxury

with the luxury
of painkillers,
we pretend
our bodies can
endure anything –
a migraine,
a tooth extraction,
a pulled muscle,
the passage of time


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  2. Nigtingale

    We may endure the passage of time, but only as long as it lets us as I know so well since the untimely death of my husband, the existential prince.

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