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snaps Cupid’s arrow

snaps Cupid’s arrow throws it on the ground jumps on it up and down Cupid laughs wiggles his bottom I slam the laundry door slides down beside it stares at the washing machine Cupid shoots arrows into the door thud … Continue reading

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I took the arrow out

I took the arrow out of my arm and flung it at Cupid ‘why do you do that when there are none to love me!?’ Cupid just laughed and flew behind the cabbages ‘stop feeding me your Oak’ I said … Continue reading

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I pull Cupid’s arrow

I pull Cupid’s arrow out of my butt and show her ‘see! see what he does to me?’  

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Cupid’s resting/ in the Fennel

Cupid’s resting in the Fennel his little wings fold round him he knows I eat the Fennel flowers I call them my lollies yellow anise I need a jab of his arrow my hearts shaking in a swoon I need … Continue reading

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I shout/ at Cupid

I shout at Cupid ‘I just heard your song on the radio Stupid Cupid!’ I close the door THUD THUD THUD Cupid’s arrows are angry I’m learning to get at him  

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‘that twig hit the door/ Cupid, you fuck!’

‘that twig hit the door Cupid, you fuck!’ I yell he might be in the brassicas it’s hard to tell he flies with the butterflies his white wings ‘I can get the house to love you, Davie’ Cupids hysterical with … Continue reading

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I can’t go/ to her windows/ Cupid follows

I can’t go to her windows Cupid follows he wants me to use her curtains as a bandage for the wound he says his arrows ‘will build a ladder’ in my heart  

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