Poetry

Roger G. McDonald: Court in the act

Court in the act   She led a life that rarely took in change. Like laundry in their early days she thought that he’d come clean as she exposed her range of strengths to him. She was a potent sort. It was the reason they began to court.   He saw her as a magistrate in court. She made the rules and wasn’t one to change her sentences without a some careful thought. It puzzled him, but still he sailed in range. He’d take the risk and some time later, sort   His mind’s mess out. He was the reckless…

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