Shantih Journal 3.1 - Page 76

After the Election shana ross 76 While we were trying to remember how to chit chat Cocktail conversation pinned under the rubble I told a story that led to someone quoting A comedian, a movie, a catchphrase, a running gag Your consent is not required And I said, remember last Monday, when that was still funny? We laughed and did not cry, because we are better at being Polite instead of honest with each other, In the presence of nice clothes and a crowd. We are mad, but we are also mad To think our manners mean we are preserving some essential American self.