Sequence of poems inspired by Emily and John Singer Sargent.
franny recalls 80 sittings +
show monkeys hauled
round europe do we ever
get back to our kingdom of back?
our own 18th Century was an
age of tears sibling song how
middle-class neither she nor John
would marry you always held her to
a different standard tip to tail
in the place off union if choosing =
doing take my device at least
not multiply the problem of
living on the pale divan of our
spoiled portrait + ice cream afternoons
dragged them kicking out the glass