feeling like an impostor
with my sullen grimace
anyone can enter here
the bored ER doctor
asking me the boring questions
on a scale of 1 to 10...
does this hurt?
how bout this?
the x-ray guy was nice
made an attempt
at good humor
script in hand
wheeled out to the cold
home to suffer in silence
moans from the next cubicle
already receding


Lorna said...

yeah, been there, felt that

Lee said...

You OK now?

rdl said...

yes, thanks Lee. if i only had a good drug supply, i could've stayed home. but not having a very high pain threshold, i succumbed. :(

Cats~Goats~Quotes said...

What is beyond there?
I think ocean?

rdl said...

cats… yes it's Provincetown, MA.