A mosquito bows before glass overlapping cars sweeping the parking lot-
Transcribing the language of dead leaves lifted and fingers off steering wheels
Twiddling like suicidal goldfish vaulting from their bowls.
We rate experiences through customer reviews. A clarified expression
Of service or servitude
Syntax separation of a few vowels and consonants.
What’s meaningful about our interaction?
If I were to review this bite
It would be negative. I demand pleasantries
From every interaction, but I mandate
The accidental choke demonstrated
After swallowing an ice cube as nothing more than dry drowning.