The East Village

Bill Freind


He thought he had faith but it was just dinner.
Can we use your word --I didn't know 
we'd switched history. Apart from the context
identity and significance are unknown.
The sign said Lost ideo. Reward. 
Of course, there were larger themes 
of nationalism, discontent and futility
but lunch at the franchise was purged 
of local polemic. Nod. This is our secret ballet,
said the elector. Obviously, he's waiting for 1584. 
I consulted the label for complete details. 
Some restrictions might have been nice, although I promised
I wouldn't say that. I didn't think I was selling.