THE COLLEGE HILL INDEPENDENT


Fruit Cup

by by Rebekah Bergman

FRUIT CUP
Grasshoppers leapfrog
While watermelon juice drips
Off pretty pink chins.
Grapes ripe to raisins
On the porch. You like the shape
Of apricot seeds.
Squeezing limes until our
Nailbeds ache, we scratch at shins,
Itchy, peachy, bruised.