not knowing some answers, nor
understanding questions, battle on.
not knowing the rules of engagement,
on flooded roads, drive on, even
knowing the reasons why, does
not always change the equation,
or is it geometry. never got the
hang of logarithm tables, nor
slide rules. so we studied the use
of newspaper in cleaning windows,
in evading mothth a while, for
before they came plastic.
she is younger than me, yet we
could write reams.