what am I signing for?
who sent it
________it is your command of 6 months ago
is it 6 degrees plus or minus?
It’s already 39 degrees C
________please sign, thank you
________it’s now 45 C, order delivered
what’s the point of that?
________you’ve asked for it
in winter I did
Jessie? where is she?
________after you sign, thank you
________go ahead, you will meet her
________in a few minutes, bye
are you Jessie?
________________yes, I am
gee, wow, but I thought you were a girl
________________that I am
you’re all grown up
________________so, don’t you like me?
I do, very much so, but…
________________am I not as you wished?
much more than I could have…
________________then you will find it easy to fall in love with me
but I am already in love
________________oh, that was quick, but thank you
someone else I meant
________________that is wonderful, did you need more?
________________was she not enough or why did you…
I did before I met her
________________I was your wish, I am your wish fulfilled
I also wished for a child, a daughter, I thought you’d…
________________I am not your daughter
yes, I know, who will be her mother?
________________you will decide, she needs to be born
________________she’s not yet conceived
what is it this time?
________you don’t want to know
not now, please…
________sorry, it’s my job
what if I don’t sign?
© Heinz Ross, Gold Coast, Australia