Line at the Restroom
They canoe across the lake to take a leak.
He lies flat on the pitching deck among the humpbacks.
An appreciative grunt for the SD40-2s hauling Chinese shipping containers up the mountain.
We drive through a small rainstorm that seems lost, too.
The occupant’s role is to sit still & look urgent.
In the Heel of Italy
Too hot to sleep, they call a friend in the U.S. & listen to him drink a cold beer.
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