The knock…the cop calls

Posted on Jun 3, 2015 | Comments Off on The knock…the cop calls

The cop
tall, dark,
irksome
notes the bottle
the glass
Want a drink, officer?

Not drunk but affected
he tells his iPhone 6 plus
no record –
he’s disappointed.

A serious offence, Ma’am

setting fire to articles

in a drum
in this heat.

Need a statement.

Station tomorrow.

And go easy on that.

Okay.
No driving.
Okay.

He goes
Uneasy

I get the keys.