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The Shenevertakesherwatchoff Poem

The Shenevertakesherwatchoff Poem

For Marcia

Because you always have a clock
Strapped to your body, it’s natural
That I should think of you as the
Correct time:
With your long blonde hair at 8:03,
And your pulse-lightning breasts at
11:17, and your rose-meow smile at 5:30,
I know I’m right.



Poem The Shenevertakesherwatchoff Poem - Richard Brautigan