All Cats Are Grey

He cheated on his wife
So many times
He’d forget their names

Like a man who eats
The same meal so often
It loses its taste

Or performing a sonata
By a famous composer
Again and again

Until it becomes
Just a piece of dead music
You can play in your sleep

Richard Schnap is a poet, songwriter and collagist living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. His poems have most recently appeared locally, nationally and overseas in a variety of print and online publications.

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