I’m not going anywhere before I do. The second sentence doesn’t visit it just moves. You’re in bed speaking a language I think about when you’re not speaking or awake. I am not usually speaking. I’m awake around twelve hours a day. Sam recommends a show. David is an Oxford icon. You’re always next to me.

Parker Tettleton is a vegan Leo living in Oxford, Mississippi. He is the author of Please Quiet (Ravenna Press, 2018), Ours Mine Yours (Pitymilk Press, 2014), Greens (Thunderclap Press, 2012), & Same Opposite (Thunderclap Press, 2010). More work & information is here.

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