please + tease + detonate

if you please, she says.
coy. she ruffles her hair and
flutters her eyelids.


 

don’t tease, she scolds. stern.
she twists around, angles her
body just so, and scowls.


 

she tenses, her whole
body stiff with annoyance.
anger; detonates.

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