Damper (Inside/Out)

Yesterday’s rain
was an invitation.
Today’s slaps me
in the face.

Too tired
from sleeping
too long
to go outside.

Mood is
an unwieldy beast—
always volatile,
never endangered.

I let it
escape, uncollared,
through a hole
in the chainlink fence.

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