Here’s a Tissue.

pan-5

Hubris inscribed on the necks of slaves.
*(The V-Neck has made this inscription fashionable)*
But what Deweyan fashion-statement can we adapt
For goodbye to this?
When acceptance has become the dumbest form of tolerance.
Thus,
I prescribe silence
Over a goodbye.

Instead of a finer twinkle…
Or the flexing of chains
That absorb flesh like fire…

Let us
Walk away.

After the thought stutters a tongue wink,
Turn the eyes to focus on a peripheral observance.

Examples:
The dust scattering a fog.
Trash dancing in the gutter.
Newspaper headlines mocking the perfect inside joke.

And in the morning consume stimulants.

This will take away the guilt of mute departure.

Or rather numb it.

But leave it beautiful.
None-the-less.

One thought on “Here’s a Tissue.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s