Shiv - Poem by Douglas Scotney
Modesty in a phone
when texting for a 't'.
'Shiv' is thieves slang for 'knife',
and what Parvati calls her man.
Text 'shiv' and I get the 't'
with an S;
as if it's a name or a country.
There aren't any in the atlas or phonebook;
I had a look.
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