Love and Death; or, Plague Sonnet

He holds the umbrella over both of their heads As she stumbles in roseate rainlight, Kicking her Mary Janes among the dead. The umbrella is school-colored: red and white. Their world history teacher had wept red tears, So they walked home before the end of the day. A girl resembling his sister appears, A rictus … Continue reading Love and Death; or, Plague Sonnet