things are different now
she says, screwing up her eyes
people think differently
oh really I go
you don’t think Socrates
or Plato could handle a conversation
about where we’re going to eat?
might be our best advisor…
is that the greek guy lives out back?
she asks all straight
yeah, a few thousand years or so
I say confidently
this is going to be a long night
& we’re not really fighting
about where we are going to eat