She carries

thoughts in, a man’s hand on her head
milk in, love on her bosom
her child needy in, duty on her lap,
her body in, a 90° turn on the bus
her desire in, the price on a used car
her want in, the bus carries on

© Sara P. Dias (4 March 2013)

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