By Greg Johnson
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Day after day. What of the distant rumblings beyond my window, the pinkish glow to the roiling night clouds? When anyone comes to the door, I'll call out that I'm undressedand sometimes I am undressed, but not alwaysor peer down from an upstairs window, Page 46 snickering, until they shrug and give up and go away. Eventually, they all shrug and give up and go away. I'm curious to see if I last longer than they last. But gently, and not too fast. Page 47 Somewhere in Georgia Today, somewhere in Georgia, a man is arraigned for the crime of torturing seventy-seven cats the investigation had proceeded slowly, police admit.
The mums look cartoonish and hideous on the sill. Leaving, I glance in the mirror and glimpse far less than a ghost, my good health rude as a shout. Forgiving, more than forgetting, he sleeps or dies or sleeps while I flee. Later, we'd draw straws to see who would bear the nightly non-news to his mother downstairs, recalling all the way down that in old times, when they killed their messengers, words had a harsh, consoling power, surging in the blood and cruelly expressed in that thrilling reprimand.
Forgiving, more than forgetting, he sleeps or dies or sleeps while I flee. Later, we'd draw straws to see who would bear the nightly non-news to his mother downstairs, recalling all the way down that in old times, when they killed their messengers, words had a harsh, consoling power, surging in the blood and cruelly expressed in that thrilling reprimand. Now, speaking a foreign language, we stare Page 6 at one another, useless, as we await another death with its casual pomp and non-dramatic flair, its message we don't dare to understand.
Aid and comfort: poems by Greg Johnson