John D Robinson


& then, it hit me, hard: I was
engaged with my wife in a
discussion, a debate about,
specifically, the colour of: I
didn’t know what had 
happened to me, I had NEVER
given a thought or a fuck about
but here I was, actively 
contributing as though truly
interested in 
but I’m not, I still don’t
give a shit about
you’ve got them or you
haven’t and who gives a
fuck about
‘I think the Modern Yellow
Sunset is what would look
really good’ she said:
I nodded my head, smiled,
‘Yeah, let’s go for it’ I said,
hoping that would kill the
I was wrong:
‘Perhaps, the Antique Moon
Yellow, would be better’ she
I nodded my head
and waited.

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