Between sunny days

Buffeted above the middle ring

like a trapeze artist,

she waits for his strong arms

to take her to a fantasy world,

but he’s pumping his arms

drinking coffee at a counter

thinking about the miracle of bacon.

Their plans coincide in greasy abandon.

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