non-existential museum


because it devolves upon you in the end at some length
you some card and he the interlocutor a joker if you will
the mandibles of science (viz. linguistics) clamp and gnaw
and spittle out a rillet there it was A No Soap Car Wash


the billfold thrust upon your palm you wangled into all
the throes and hubbub of the throng at countertop cash-registerside
a clown face on the bills a stern jackdaw countenance here
you came in here for a bagel and lucky to sneak out with your locks