THE COLLEGE HILL INDEPENDENT


Physiology

by by Rebekah Bergman

PHYSIOLOGY

(The stubble on your chin is radio static)
TINY ANTENNAE IN MY EYELASHES: What is the frequency of white
noise?
(Your beard grows long strands of cocoon silk)
FINGERS WRAPPED IN CHRYSALISES: What is the lifespan of a
caterpillar?
Beat.
I do not know
why it feels so good
to sleep curled in
two question marks
but I do not need the answers as
(My ankle hooks around your ankle)
Scene.