Prompt was bat, bet, bit, bot, but ( this was hard and it’s certainly a free write all the way…I’d change a lot of it!)
But you never look at me
when we talk
we go out to a party,
she said and scooped out his eyeball,
plopped it onto the olive pate and served it to him.
Bet you still haven’t washed
my baseball uniform
my gym bag
my plaid pants I love,
he said and cut off her hands
fed them to her one at a time
Bats are more romantic than you
she said and carved out his heart
Bit by bit you’ve torn us apart
he said, took a steak knife and returned the favor.
Bot a ciggie from you?
the waiter asked as he cleaned up the blood,