ODOP: The Tornado and the Dog (4.b.)

4. ii.

And by the way, those eyes of ours
would have seen just the same as his —
you know? the dust and wind and white horror
that precedes the tornado like a train?

Whooshing stillness-in-motion.
Windows rattling like bojangles.

Nothing else living was, except
that dog and it.

Copyright 2010 Jobey George.


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  1. […] more easily, here’s the links in order to each part of the poem: Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 Part 4a Part 4b Part 5 Part 6 Part […]

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