This account is entirely fictional.
FOR ELANDRA: THE 37-YEAR PARTNERSHIP
A Poem by Alice B. Clagett
all that’s needed is
down the hatch
Was it last spring?
A surf class kid
bit the brine
had a heart attack
Image: “Oyster Shell,” by Alice B. Clagett, ca. 2016, CC BY-SA 4.0
Alice B. Clagett
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