Oscar Mireles


Electronic Touching


You
called
me
last
night

but
were
afraid
to
speak
into
my
answering
machine

Didn't
you
know...

I
was
listening
to
your
voice

and
heard
a
sad
sigh
being
chased. ..

by
a
dial
tone

Submitted: Wednesday, October 26, 2005

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  • Shannon Thomas (6/20/2006 8:21:00 PM)

    I think we have all heard that dial tone at one time or another sometimes were even the one who made the call in the first place. (Report) Reply

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