Esa Bandera

A boy screamed out into the crowd
“Alsa esa bandera donde quiera”
Becky and I stuffed our faces with
Attention and leftover lunch
In each bite I could taste the end
As I drifted off to sleep
I could hear him screaming as
Becky was wrapped up in the flag.

 
© Esther Moreira

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