I agreed to have coffee with my ex, then she bailed–
which is a good thing, a great thing, a g-rated thing
unlike our love in which we consecrated tongues with holy
water on the bed, on the swings, in a forest green as eternity
meaning as far as an eye can see because in any ship
you only look forward at the lush, and when it’s over,
watch it rewind, rush into what was a dream
of lilies turned a desecrated winter wither.
(originally published in Gyroscope Review, Fall 2017)
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