Handsome Grandsons

Wellington Arts Zine

Jacket – Fiona Clark

Posted by handsomegrandsons on August 8, 2008

Jacket

I smoke a cigarette in front of our house,
in the old hunting jacket.

I read Whitman in the kitchen
……….. (to myself)
make cups of tea for both of us.

I haven’t done laundry in days, I say.
You say words like evangelical,
mime the hysterical pumping
of your heart behind its ribs.

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