Thursday, October 23, 2008

Liza and Matt's 5 Words


The day I felt like a little sister
the sky changed
from periwinkle to
the color of soot
in a matter of moments.
I run through the pumpkin fields
after that red-haired boy,
who some years
later isn't even real
enough to put in my pocket.
I run until
my lungs fill with ice
and confusion throbs
on my temple.
I finally see him,
lying flat
on his back with clumps
of dirt sticking to his ears.
My toes
touch the bottoms of his feet
and he says to me,
"You never know
what worse luck your bad luck
has saved you from."
And raindrops fall
onto us--he floats in a pool of mud.


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