THE REAL YOU

 

 

                                    Be careful what you buy.

 

                                    It is the beginning

                                    of relationship.

 

                                    Difficult to divorce.

 

                                    You must live

                                    with your things

 

                                    or someone else

                                    must take their care.

 

                                    They crowd up

                                    the house

 

                                    and colonize

                                    your mind.

 

                                    Every cat, every coat,

                                    every Jaguar XKE,

 

                                    your body

                                    and your love

 

                                    full-time

                                    or on consignment.

 

                                    The landfill

                                    knows your life.

 

                                                                                --David Radavich
 
 
 

 


 
 

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