police accident

they all waited for the ambulance

to retrieve the body we hadn’t seen
while petulant traffic ran as rainwater
into sideroads and people gathered at
front doors & bay windows like condensation
trying to deduce guilt
a measure of the order of things
the way it happened
but the faces held other stories
which we should never have guessed at.


One Response to “police accident”

  1. Di ko na malangoy ang lalim ng mga sinusulat mo. Noong nasa blogspot pa tayo, nakaka-relate pa ako. Malaki na talaga ang improvement mo. Keep it up! :)

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