Jagged Thought #163: Attendre Pour L’addition


The early morning
From a Parisian manic sleep
Cafe au lait au Le Comptoir Des Saint-Peres
The owner is a busy man
While I learn a verre is not a tasse a carafe or a bouteille
The rain falls
And the songs of Claude Nougaro play in replay in my head.

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