four languages in high school to
help me decide if it was english that you
didn't understand or if it was me.
wanted the family you saw in 90's movies with
the picket fence and bbq's in summer, not
a house in a little town full of little
people and hardly any churches.
maybe you were brought up with matchbox
cars and since you drive something that isn't
a jaguar or a hatchback capri, you think
you're missing something.
to god that
if I live to thirty my husband won't
give a shit about anything but the ring he
put on my finger and the children
he helped me raise.