He won me over
with a roundhouse kick to my heart
in the form of ice water and a hawk.
The signs are there for anyone
who bothers to research ancient symbols
and biblical double-speak.
We can all have a cheese Valhalla.
I’m an every-girl, twirling my curls
while munching pencils,
and I wished someone would
cross my toes with just the right force.
Little did I know I’d be asked to fly