Friday, August 2, 2013

Cleaning out My Wallet

Cleaning out my wallet I came across two Metro Cards.  Flipping them over I found that they're good till July/2014.  And beneath that I read:


I have become an orchid
washed in on the salt white beach.
what can I make of it now
that might please you--
this life, already wasted
and still strewn with

                                         --Mary Ruefle