green

us–we walked–we walked–we–the–green
the–mow–neat bowl–neat long–sun–green
sunshine august town–park–green

see–she short–model light–touch–she
summer–dress dance–walk tall–me–she
twenty–eight actress soft–speak–she

“happy–script daft–script television–tale
super–sigh nordic–spy idiotic–tale
cash–strong series–long career–good–tale

stupid–press drunken–press i–really–can’t–believe
press–release mock–piece why–do–they–believe
satire–true fun–too the–idiots–believe

see–them (far across that chain traffic road)
cameramen journalists crocodiles–all
meet–me mock–me mac–the–muck

believe–me sure–me the–princess–north
gloom–haunted gleam–haunting glamour–haunting–down
a–minister in–ministry the–minister–of–war

(and my producer grins
his stephen twigg grin)”



Hyphens suggest a slurred unit of rhythm.

poem

2K0:2

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Stephen Twigg, MP,
1997 Election




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