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Gentle Face by Christine Catalano

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Won't Do

Tempest Brew

this just won´t do,
she says in her powder
blue cloud of authority,
clicking her tongue
like an angry chicken,

I picture her strutting
across a yard, pecking
at seed, high-stepping
like a Pentecostal

but for that moment
she was involved in cutting
my strings
and letting me dangle