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Emily Dobson

The man

He drank glass after glass of Sierra Mist
& after crunched the ice – a sound she couldn’t bear
like the slow grinding of rocks.
His belly made cavernous creaking sounds
& then, the drum-skin beat of his heart –
faster than she’d expected, and very distant.
When he scratched his knee it sounded hollow.
His arse felt like seawater against her feet.
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