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trapped at 2 a/m on a subway with Republican W

Posted to Poetry and Politics




white and god fearing
lie to tell the truth
and praise justice for all it isn't worth
pick me up and shake me out
get the demons away
do i see the color red, or black, or yellow in you?
humph! i better not.
minority
female figured
105 pounds, anorexic and wiccan
he will not take his fingers from my thigh
thick and wedding band clad he touches
touches
touched
until i felt trapped
at 2a/m
on the E train heading home
with a Republican trying to find the inside of my liberal world
he said his name
was



W