I Am Seeing Someone

I'm seeing someone

Her lips are red from kissing wine beneath the sun

Playing her old records on lazy afternoons

Running her fingers through her tangled locks and humming Etta James 



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Her Name Was "Darling"

She parts her lips to sip her gin and tonic

Red lipstick on her teeth like blood

Her last victim lying somewhere, smoking a cigarette and wondering whether she considers him a god or a fool

She does not consider him at all

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