Glances from across the room louder than the music louder than the bass that everyone is waiting drop. Musical notes clamouring against the floor, don't pick them up. leave them there, walk around them on tip toe in ballet slippered feet.
feather light or lead heavy. veins of lightning.
forming vowel sounds with my mouth. ooooooOooOOO EEeeeee i. i. i. AHhhhhh
Sew me together with fingertips like the soft kiss of lemon drops, coming up the stairwell the warmth of wanting the bite of yearning.
Flushed pink. Pinched red. Pricked purple.
Spaghetti mind of soft thoughts turning hard and stale like cracked chapped candy cane lips.
Naked and waiting. Scabbed mosquito bites that bled bright red. OOoooowww.
Gimme a sec. 3-5 business days until rejection. I'll keep you posted. 48 hours of maybe. Lemme get back to you.
No RSVP establishing a lack of certainty. but but but Re: Urgent: Plz Respond ASAP
On the topic of anticipation, while listening to gooey by glass animals.