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Where I’ve Been August 3, 2011

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The cat has my tongue. He bats it about, claws it, tears at it. He leaves it under a bush next door for his later amusements.

I am a woman slick with sweat, hanging out in cafés on the Danforth.

I’ve rolled away with a half sashay.

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1. Dona - August 3, 2011

I’ve wondered where you went, now I know.

This is beautiful, by the way.

2. Deloney - August 3, 2011

I read this and thought: why does it strike me as weirdly erotic? It’s the heat. Everything is striking me as weirdly erotic.

indigo bunting - August 4, 2011

It’s probably the cat/tongue/bush juxtaposition. Or the sweat. Or the rolling. Or the fact that I’m weirdly erotic.

3. Mali - August 3, 2011

When I first read this, I thought you were actually hanging out on the Danforth. And was green with envy.

4. indigo bunting - August 4, 2011

I’m envious of anyone—even my imaginary self—who gets to hang out on the Danforth.

5. LisaS - August 4, 2011

erotic … definitely. the sashay at the end, like a New Orleans lady.

6. Lali - August 4, 2011

Oh, Indigo, beware of cats.

7. Damyanti - August 4, 2011

I so envy you your ease with words, even when the cat gets your tongue. Please be weirdly erotic all the time if it makes you write so well 🙂

8. helen - August 8, 2011

Although, if I ever visit, I would appreciate it if you would refrain from being weirdly erotic.

You’re so creative…

indigo bunting - August 9, 2011

I’ll do my very best, Helen. (I assume normally erotic would be inappropriate as well.)

9. helen - August 9, 2011

Yes, stifle whatever erotic urges you have when I’m there. Feel free to let loose your preternatural creativity however.


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