I’ll leave it blank for the sale of the children. You can only charge so much before the inspector starts drilling down. Next to the station, a woman drinks from a can.
“Can we please just keep it down?” I bounce my knee in disgust. There is simply no w(more)ay you’re going to get me to speak badly of anyone on the cabinet. Greetings: the passage of time in human increments. Like dawn, but foreboding.
Claws rake the throat of the statue. It’s the godess herself, but you can’t leave the store with it. Not until I’ve paid you. Big fat pussy meat.
Three-sixty-eight. That’s the sound of a hint concerning our little meeting together. Please don’t put anything in the jar. It’s meant to stay full.
Get on the plane. Right. Now. If you don’t, I’m coming with you and I mean it this time. The ceiling fan whirrs its shadows across the gleaming countertops, but no one is there to respond. How much do I owe you, wolf-man of Dark Moon?
Keep that sort of thing to yourself. It’s only too easy to give up, but he’s come all this way, the juicy twat. Be nice, be nice. Go finger the palm of her hand. She won’t respect you for it, but it will help.
The seats are upholstered in the green leaves of ancient memory. Honk. Let me start again. The ancients are memorialized sitting down on the green. A boulder field of doves. No two ways about it.
Goodnight, Eugenia. The work is done. The work is just begun. Pouring out of the rock like slaves in agony. A frog’s leg, a twining snake. Pass me a napkin, I need to wipe.(less)