elegy for metronome

i’ll stay behind 
tattoo the dead man’s visage —each surface sleek, violent
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A triptych collage. In the middle: a tree in the mountains blended with a wooden container, a ceramic skull and the words more guitar! repeated vertically down the page. At left and right: an old apartment building or hotel in an urban setting. At bottom: a wave vector.