some will use
what one didn’t request against you.
Anxiety crippled her performance,
but she prepared,
and was fine.
Even when evident
The gift was for anyone?
If you don’t expect anything in return,
I’ll willingly accept.
With enough repetition,
she could manage playing one unstable note.
This one time at band camp, oh, it wasn’t camp.
Floss tied to a doorknob,
out it came.
Possessing the dapper-ness of a tailor,
it was all style.
only loneliness stirs,
thank goodness for having cats.
No ringing, texts, or emails.
Did anyone still remember him?