Fickle, fickle, fickle
Enthralling waxed eardrum
Come and lace my world
With sodium

Tepid into battle
Timorously triggered gun
You blast me right through
With sodium

The sea’s drying up
To the depth of my ribcage
I’m floating, absorbing minerals
Unleashed in ancient
Impact waves

Trickle, trickle, trickle
Unabashed toothless gum
Flush right through my gut
With sodium

Lift me from this quarry
Unsung opposable thumb
You pacify my thirst
For sodium

As the dead sea scrolls
To the bottom of the page
My well-preserved tissue wishes
To escape the briny
Crystalline cave…



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