wander into town while your back hurts

edging into breaking. meet the one who

instigates recycling for its sake and others.

suggested the items, collects and delivers.

meanwhile he eats the offered sweet and

confesses there are more boxes outside.

mostly cherry ones, quite small,made to

stack easily.

help yourself, i have organised them in two

piles, wood and plastic

yes, have four, there will be more here


i remember how we ate cherries every summer.

those days.

( pause)

these days.

the back feels slightly better now.