Jim Trainer

The Best Man

In poem, Poetry, Uncategorized on February 29, 2016 at 3:34 pm

she sends me to the store
in my Valentine’s day boxers
to get some pale ale&Maduros
and I don’t argue.

When I return
there’s Steve James on the stereo
and she’s wearing my tux shirt
the windows are open
and it’s dusk and it’s springtime
in downtown L.A.

looks like the wedding is off.
someone should probably tell Ray.




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