Screens

He was in love with her when she
Was just a starving actress;
They rode their love out fitfully
On one three-coil mattress

He sees her up there, on the screen,
And knows he’s been her lover;
But screens, he’s learned, are fickle things,
And sometimes just
A cover

Author: Beleaguered Servant

Owen "Beleaguered" Servant (a/k/a Sibelius Russell) writes poetry mostly, with an occasional pause to have a seizure.

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