so vacantly reductive
we analyse the way metals age
& softly at those feline eyes
over time & conduct in-depth
corrosion so we often stare long
discussions about the properties
our cats are not a matter of
of sand water & air then we go
door-frames the disposition of
home to beds as hard as empty-

via ideas & not substance
we wear bow-ties & if we had
propel themselves forwards
poets pedestrians trying to
the opportunity (the knowledge
scoff behind our sleeves at
the overall whim) we would