the day Reality asked Dreams for a dance.
Dreams declined. "You are often
and would step on my hopeful feet."
straightened his tie with the fate prints. "You never
a chance. This
dancefloor awaits us.
you let a few
toes get in the way
folded her arms. "Today yes.
snickered "You always talk
tomorrow like he'll walk in the door,
your hand, and
turned her eyes. "He will. For I
a passionate kiss. And you Reality,
are but a cold fish handshake."
neck in the stiff ivory collar. "Then
dance with Yesterday."
looked Reality straight in the eye "Yesterday
only one dance."
tugged his cufflinks "But
knows it well. And once again
just sit here and watch.
the punch of Life."
looking away, "slowly sipping".