Marriage

is not an honesty contest.
The time value of truth

wanes so fast that
at the silver jubilee

either truth would survive
or the man.

Or both would be at the bar.

The woman, gulping down the truth.
Truth, gobbling the man.

Advertisements


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s