unknowingly admitting with no cause.
It just pops out for the world
to stare at.
The fight you just had. It bubbles
up and then boils forward. You didn’t mean
to reveal all.
What is whispered through doors, sheets. Whispered
and remembered, kept in his breast pocket,
just in case.
a fresh tablecloth or towel. The intimate
tension between you both that can never