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MARTIN JERVIS
Flowers for Chopin
(Pere La Chaise Cemetery, Paris)
My eyes see where thousands do not Linger awhile on the fallen leaves October yellow amongst the blood red And the houses of tombs of Famille Resting and subsiding. The pathways twist with marble veins Grayed beneath clouds descending lightly On white maps and white hands gripping That circumference of peace Weighed and sold on passing shoulders. Victor Noir lies brassy Fallen flat on a back above turf and stone From an island in the verdigris of rain Shine genitals smiling from touches Protected and paled from bloodless lips. A nose smells what thousands cannot Searchers glide past the full boned earth Clasping a single rose down a muddy aisle Breathing the mist of scented air to Fill a shop of flowers for Chopin.
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ANDREA FORBING
Purses Are a Lot Like Pussies
Purses are a lot like pussies They really have to be a good fit Some are salmon, corral, mocha, or cherry red. Some fuzzy and others smooth as soft pink suede. Sometimes you'd like to get a new pussy but you think, this is my trusted purse Everything fits inside of it I know where all the pockets are located and it's nice and worn. Pussies are fun to shop for, but finding the right one can be VERY frustrating! Just when you think you've found the perfect purse, it gives you attitude. You start to second-guess yourself, and decide that you want to return it. You plead with the cashier, "This is not the right pussy for me, I've made a mistake!" But you didn't keep your receipt NO REFUND allowed! Sometimes you become quite comfortable with your purse. It becomes an extension of your shoulder, you take it everywhere with you. You clean it out regularly, getting rid of all the bullshit that has accumulated. Often, you find yourself rifling through it seeking something lost and the joy when you find that special something deep down at the very bottom Climax! Unfortunately, when pussies have gotten old they're traded in for new models- a shinier pink patent leather a tighter stitch, an upgrade to first class It's still the same purse, but a little worse for wear. I guess that you could say that I have purse issues One day I'm happy with it, the next day I'm not But, as my lover would tell you- Ignore what I say, It's simply my PMS talking today.
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Flowers for ChopinTOP  Flowers for Chopin  MARTIN JERVIS . JH a cinematic effect of cemetery details glimpsed quickly through rain. A macabre setting ends full of flowers ...and they lived happily ever after?
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