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Spanish Summer

Be my Spanish summer

sweet and slow.

Drop precious pennies in my hand

kiss me sweetly

and l'Il melt like honey in that mystic mouth.

Whisper wickedly in my ear,

I'll leave you snapshots of sex.

Clouding your mind

your willing accomplice

the Virgoan moon betraying me

I'll drink you like champagne

Share my bottle

liquor, dark and smooth,

florals and Marlboro

I'll watch your clicker flame,

peer through your eyes,

seep into your dreams.

Sink into my Tiver

ofidealistic intimacy.

You can make the rules,

you control the tides,

but I need to need something

like the Spanish oranges

need the sun to swell.

I need something to bite.


by Olive McCoy


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