RIC S. BASTASA


Even When Sad


this coming
valentine's day
i will
focus on your
nails

make them
red

red as your lips
reddish as reddish can be
like your red heart
red blood
red love
red eyes
red thoughts like a revolution

that sadly lost
the flavor of victory

i will kiss your red nails
and bite them

on valentine's day
i will be stupid

like a clown with
big red lips
smiling even when
(sad) .

Submitted: Wednesday, February 05, 2014
Edited: Thursday, February 06, 2014

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