Mother’s Metrics

Mother’s Metrics

teeth imprints
along the spine
of her neck

not her daughter

nail bites
across the crest
of her cheek bone

not her daughter

knuckle prints
stitched below the

curve of her sternum

not her daughter

not her
not her daughter
not her

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