Tagged: deal

my knees get weak when

my knees get weak when
we are down to our last jar
of honey – somehow,

you know this and have struck a
deal with the local beekeeper
.
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in the middle of

in the middle of
the night, we
deal with sudden
pain the only way we know
how – Vivienne, screaming
at the top of your
fifteenth-month-old
lungs for ten minutes
at a quarter to two
makes as much
sense as any
while the rest of us lie
achingly still
in the dark, perhaps
hoping to be picked up
.
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those three-for-

those three-for-
twelve
days
are long
gone, do not
let them fool
you. even
for a side-
glance at your
thought,
they should
be ready
to pony up
more than
just a penny
.
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