Pie I

Breakfast means,
someone thought of you.
Pie means,
everything was ok
for an hour and a quarter
at least
and maybe there was coffee.
Gravy means,
I planned this.
A sandwich means,
there was time and lunch meat
and that old English guy
who liked bread
as much as we all do.
Because we all do.
is straight up
Whipped cream means,
don’t be sad.
Have a cocktail
that won’t help
but will give you something
to do
with your hands.
Cranberries take you back to
stories heard in school
as a child.
Imagine all the forks you’ve held.