the author (eloquentwthrage) wrote,
the author

Fly on a wall
(An etheree for Dave)

Dave reads
at open mic,
It's difficult to
concentrate. It's not his
angst-ridden verse or his dour
demeanor. It's that I'll have to
wait until after his performance
to tell him his fly was down the whole time.

© 2007 Robert A. Geise

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