What it would occur to someone to give to someone else.
What it would occur to someone to give to a child.
I was being pulled
toward a mirror's gray arcs and red jagged day edges. It's blanketing something:
the left side of my left leg or a white rectangle with a red outline that ripples
and flaps, beating the air. Raising and turning. Turning to the left and arching
the back to kick.
Squares. Ovals. Triangles.