Birmingham

Grey woven
Into concrete
Sweatshirts
That block
Out the light,
Stitched
Scratches
Of pissy
Dribble
Itching
The windows,
Car chains
Slinking like
The workings
Of the slowest
Machine
In the world,
Dark,
Dank,
Flesh knotting
Memories,
Birmingham.

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