Foreign Words

Foreign Words

You apologized
for the foreign words you wrote
but I did not mind.
The bare, ugly line
about dobra pička cut
like no English could.
Supernatural,
your cross-eyed, snorting laughter
left us fortunate.

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About jeffersonbeavers

Jefferson Beavers is a multimedia journalist based in Fresno, Calif. He teaches journalism and writing courses at Fresno City College.
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