Issue 167, Fall 2003
She didn't like him: long nose baits,
Voice patient yet overbearing (a voice
Meant for a world of women-as-children).
He'd expect a yielding kiss if not more.
Sbe repaired to the ladies' room pleading
The time of month. It wasn't and she'd have
To leave some hour but he would be history.
He'd tell his buddies he'd ditched her.