Louise Marie DelSanto
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The Women Who Steal Married Men
The women who steal married men are all named Diane
or Kathy. They wake up in the night in Baby Dolls,
sexy and steamy beneath acetate sheets,
thinking of hot tubs.
It is always smoky where they work.
Under cashmere sweaters, their nipples
appear erect. They wear tight jeans because
vaginitis doesn't mean anything to them.
On their nails, little hearts.
When they walk, the scent of perfume.
When the wind blows, hair not moving,
hairspray clinging to oversprayed whisps.
Big hair rules sex toys.
It is the night that moves them. ...
Black Silk Scarf
Once arrived from Beijing,
My mother and sister approach me,
heavy tweed sweaters wrapped around
the weight of a past life behind them
They hand me a black silk scarf for my head and help me
board the train.
Chinese businessmen turn on their computers and tap the