I was connected. I, too,
Could feel contestants had reached Pliny,
An over-soul, my teeth. I said,
Stan, son, you have she shoes.
We have Mel, Stan said.
I have never felt a connection more staged.
As soon as Stan said Mel, Tommy said,
No, you gotta come division.
I stood under the porch light but
I had forgotten stage hands carrying
His items. I was where
I did not like the feeling