(the phonograph’s voice like a keen spider skipping
quickly over patriotic swill.
The,negress,in the,rocker by the,curb,tipping
and tipping,the flocks of pigeons. An the skil-
ful loneliness,and the rather fat
man in bluishsuspenders half-reading the
in the normal window. and a cat.
A cat waiting for god knows makes me
wonder if i’m alive(eye pries,
not open. Tail stirs.) And the, fire-escapes—
the night. makes me wonder if,if i am
the face of a baby smeared with beautiful jam
my invincible Nearness rapes
laughter from your preferable,eyes