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rebecca generates revenue"goddammit," rebecca sighed, checking the calendar, clock, and stock exchange. "what day is it."
"goddammit," rebecca sighed. "what ANYTHING is it."
she was on the urban causeway, lifting cats in exchange for gourds - the yellow ones, preferably. (green gourds aren't worth much.) if she could raise 12,000 gourds she'd be on her way to getting out of this dump.
recebba, her sister, lived in a port town, and she was actually the same person as rebecca. when she (they) got out of bed each day, they "she" would walk down the rickety planks by the concrete wall to the water below, where they )her( was fatefully grabbed stylishly by the wrist and mittened to the mouth.
the yellow (green, gray, black, pink) dog never saw her *ist* foregain, but it was no fuming loss - a crayon rebecca would suffice. the crayon rebecca smiles through day through night, and all through every weather condition known to woman. but with the dog being a dog, it often succumbed to the innerbound camera monitor that
five hour energyi suppose
last week was only an aftershock
of the earthquake you were before.
this place used to vibrate
with metal strings and melodic,
testimonies to life,
emitting coffee-scented moods
and the burn of it too.
i had memorized the
sounds of silence,
i couldn't help but relish it.
no longer had i known
the sounds of folk
and scent of mocha-
you became nothing more
than an echo of the laughter
i so desperately needed to hear again.
then the echoes got louder,
bouncing ferociously off the walls
to be made manifest
i walked into your room
expecting exactly what i found-
an unmade bed,
and an empty beer
(the one that you insisted you needed
just days ago).
i pressed my nose
into the pillow
for incense and cologne and starbucks
to penetrate my mind
and thinking fervently
i already know
what a clean sheet smells like."
how strong an aftershock can be,
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