she tore her label,
balled it between
two fingers,
dropped it to
an empty bottle.

"watch," she said.
"this will change the world."

that's when I knew
she knew what I had
already known.

that might not sound
like much,
but that just goes
to show
what you know.

narrative poem written on 03-23-2014 by: on mattkane.com
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