Are you under 30? Do you have no dependents? Okay, sweet, that’s about it.
And then it moves on again, but this conversation is just a fraction more beautiful. Do you truly speak my language? Does this mean something to you, too?
You are allowed to hate the fifty first dates and only three second ones.
And just like that, it’s gone.
He tells her that the Earth is flat—
He knows the facts, and that is that.
In altercations fierce and long
She tries her best to prove him wrong.
But he has learned to argue well.
He calls her arguments unsound
And often asks her not to yell.
She cannot win. He stands his ground.
The planet goes on being round.
The headlines are like the children. They make a noise and then look around to see if we’re watching.
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