douglas scotney

Freshman - 2,102 Points (boomer / Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia. Resides in Adelaide)

........................................................GrouchO


..........................a red-capped
black-faced
black-shirted
red-pantsed
red-suede-shoe
man
sauntered along the south side of north terrace
over the road from the railway station.
Not ten metres away
a man,
chin
lower-lip
upper-lip
bright green,
wondered
if he would join the club
that would have him as a member.

Submitted: Friday, July 27, 2012
Edited: Wednesday, August 08, 2012
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