UP BEFORE DOWN:
Get up before sunrise to beat the rush, the influx of questions.
“Did you sleep well?”
“How are you feeling?”
“Are you all right?”
If I can get to the bathroom & lock the door before anyone sees me
there’s a good chance, that once I’ve showered & set the head
to ‘positive’ I’ll step back out into the world like a new pin.
Any questions before I enter the molecular transformer are too much,
too soon & do they really need to be asked that early?
What about a simple un-intrusive,