INVITATION TO THE SUNNY AIR AGAIN
Moving from here you expect you have what you need.
[the new poets are young and/or handsome and/or pretty]
You suspect they've come with the best boxes, the surliest protective pads.
[the new philosophers are invisible]
And we'll get to our end without the extraordinary bruise or the catastrophic goof.
[the new president]
You might have failed, for example, to acquire the right paper, but this you know is not failure but opportunity.
[the new artists take long walks]
As the sun today hardly bothered the air.
[the new parents are with child]
It can get away with anything specific and not too expensive.
[the new fat people are more portable]
Spitting in the grass, and such.
[the new film-makers are in parentheses]
The insurance people come to gape.
[the new discussions explode]
So we pack.
We want to bring it with us.
We just do.
[the new disclosures are less offensive]
Our desire isn't the hubbub we thought we needed, and the end's a comfort even as improved oral hygiene is.
[the new farms are beautiful in morning overalls]
It's a convenience.
[the new delight congeals around a sentence]
And we're on our way