Saturday, April 05, 2008

1925.

The dogs' nails clicked around him in the dark.

1 comment:

ed said...

"ann marie?"

"do elephants talk?"

"andrea?"

"is the president intelligent?"

"amy?"

"is dick cheney honest?"

"allyson?"

"can birds talk?"

"some can."

she kept one hand over his eyes & slid the other across the nape of his neck, then down his spine.

"here's a clue. the last time you
& i were together, we fed each other after we fed the fish, after we fed the dogs, after we fed the cat, after we fed the hamsters,
after we fed the birds, after we fed the meter after we devoured each other in that small hot room at the blue belle motel."

"jesus christ! angela! goddammit it's been way too long!"