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Driving Home After Drying Out by Antonia Clark

Posted in Antonia Clark with tags on December 14, 2010 by Scot

Towns I’ve never heard of pop up
on exits — Temperance, Dryden.
No one risks a joke. My mother
insists on music — loud AM
country, full of losers, heartache,
hard living. The words, she says, just
kill me. I read the warning signs
ahead: Caution. Slippery When Wet.