Word of the Day Challenge: Flexibility
Tell her how to wear her hair
and she will cut and hack and paint it whatever color
you think is best.
Tell him he has spoken out of turn
and he will tear out his tongue, gouge out his eyes
if you think it’s for the best.
Tell them what is hot, what is cold
how far to run, when to sit and stand and they will do it
without question, if you tell them it’s for the best
because they are so much smarter then
me and you