She’s pulling syllables out of his stomach
with the help of a double-edged tongue.
The bottom of the barrel is here.
And it is not sugar-coated,
polite or cultured.
That renegade is unhinged, borderline rude,
No one wants to hear it.
They don’t want to hear it
because it carries with it The Toll of The End,
and the consequences thereafter.
…but they can begin again
-without each other.
The remarkable decides to occur:
the end of the tunnel loses its fangs.
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