THE MANY CANYONS IN UTAH
She waits a full week at the campsite for the bruises to heal. His body is but a leaning tree at the bottom of the canyon.
Feet dangling far above, she chews salami right from the sausage itself. She bites into the cheddar too. In fact, his body looks more and more like a v-shaped bush than a man, the more she looks at it.
They aren’t due back for a month. Plenty of time to invent explanations.
Anyway, he would have insisted on cutting the salami with a knife, even if it made marks on the top of the cooler.
Mad to Live