backsaganext

December 19th at 10:43 PM

   

 

Silly brunette,

I whisper,

and something about a lioness

missing her mane.

 

You raise your head

to ask what it is

my fingers

keep saying to your scalp.

 

Thumb and pinky

swear that

your hair, grown long,

could earn us two,

maybe three

golden watch

chains.