Table for Two, Please

Melissa Steussy
Bouncin’ and Behavin’ Poems
3 min readMay 12, 2024

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Photo by Max Titov on Unsplash

The one day each year where the thing you do the best is celebrated

But overtaken
By the cute moms and daughters
In their Sunday best
Brunching

My brain is lower than
Its lowest
It’s fighting for air
I can see it through the window

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