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So Mom didn’t come with us to the grocery
store, but she insisted when a box of Grape Nuts
or Popsicles tasted off it was because we hadn’t
selected the box behind the first, that hiding
But to write We thought is a fiction.
We always felt that…the moment you write this phrase, you have lied.
I’ve been told by plenty of people in this first year of parenthood that having a child is like having your heart outside your body. This always sounds to me like a horcrux.
Who could need this much flesh? Four pounds of Louisiana crawfish, one pound of Alaskan king crab legs, six pounds swordfish steaks, a pound of oysters, three pounds lobster tails, five ribeye steaks, three New York strips, six T-bones, four packs of stew beef, two family packs of chicken drumsticks, and enough shrimp to fill five plastic shopping bags.
How harrowing it must be to swallow the syrupy scraps of night,
then ask for more.
The Barrington, CT Boston Market offers the creamy richness of all Boston Market feeding centers.
Under the ribs, between the lungs, where no periscope lives
to view the damage of long nights spent in cold underpasses...