Funny Business
A Special Edition of The East Village

Ray DiPalma


Especially when he was trying to formulate a proposition -- [Lawyer
rhymes with paranoia--] [One good laugh for $9.73 -- Wait, I think
I've got the pennies--] [Keeps time (one chew, won chew tree, won
chew tree floor = unjustified conventions of a figure cut into time) but
has none -- Keeps time [Makes a river] but has none -- [A distinct
advantage over any built model -- Lit up by a shaft of sunlight--] Keeps
time [Abode of the Hoard] but has none -- A standing offer: com-
punction's burden upon attitude emerges from the silence that a few
minutes earlier had been initiated by two similar sounds

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