Lordy, a bidenite colleague bitching about Manchin as if Biden isn't delighted to have a Manchin, do you know there are people who still believe Democrats didn't scheme (look at the winnable Senate races Democrats deliberately lost, I said) to be manchinned (blank stare) Why, I asked, would Station Manager Ken delete DJs who wanted to stay but still hasn't filled the WFMU Thursday morning midnight to three shift? (Blank stare) I woke up this morning (I said to bidenite colleague yesterday) with Chinacat from Europe 72 in my head (bland stare)
Some lit theirs at both ends.
Some clutched as a blind man does his cane.
Some sucked theirs like the only orange.
Some packed clean shirts and a few socks in theirs.
Some spent their lives looking for theirs and they were
wearing it all the time
Some neglected theirs but the roots found a way.
Some buried theirs. The stones tell when and where.