Robert Creeley, "I Know a Man"

As I sd to my
friend, because I am
always talking.--John, I

sd, which was not his
name, the darkness sur-
rounds us, what

can we do against
it, or else, shall we &
why not, buy a goddamn big car,

drive, he sd, for
christ's sake, look
out where yr going.

[from the book For Love]