By Their Silence or a Certain Anxious Patter
For the observant boniface
Adultery is commonplace.
At a Motel Near the Airport
As one fly said to the other on a strip of glue,
“Nice place you picked for our rendezvous!”
Again the End of Him
She knew it had to be a con
when he said, “I’ll call anon!”
Always More to the Story
Re: their daughter and the groom,
Dad had a shrewd sense
of just who had screwed whom.
Mom tried to show prudence.
She Herself Enjoyed a Glass of Wine
But every date they’d had so far was a vinous
affair of inebriated intimacy—a big minus.