Sore Throat

tell me a secret,
and i’ll spill
three,

give me five
minutes..

then i’ll leave
you be,

are you free to
shed a little
light on
this

desperately
scribbled
note?

can’t tell if that ink
spot above
your i’s..

a halo or the ring
around my
throat.

Grumpy Gorman
igram: https://www.instagram.com/g√®√®rumpygorman/?hl=

..think i need off this rocking boat.

visual adapted from painting by Mike Brandly at – https://mikebrandlyauctioneer.wordpress.com/2011/11/19/auctioneers-and-sore-throats/