RIC S. BASTASA


Brother You


BROTHER YOU accuse of me of snoring in my sleep and that
you cannot sleep and you demand that
this bed be divided that this room
be changed

we have no other house brother
and this bed is the only one we have which father gave
when he was strong and alive when he felt that we can be brothers forever

BROTHER i accuse you of the same disturbance when you were asleep you were
snoring too hard and i too was not able to sleep the whole night

let us talk and before the sun sets today
let us understand our own lack

Submitted: Monday, October 17, 2011
Edited: Monday, October 17, 2011
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