Park your dog outside
in the freezing cold
while you praise your lord?
The crypt of the church was open, and we cruised around looking at the plaques in front of cremated humans.
Outside kids played
, unaware of death, or the ashes of the dead below them.
"In the land of a thousand doses / Where nostalgia is the opium of the age / Our place in history is as / Clock watchers, old timers, window shoppers." –Billy Bragg
"Good things happen to those who hustle." –Anais Nin
I call this one "Still life, with Vonnegut, a glass of water, and gloves."
I think this kid was waiting for a slice of pizza...