Monday, May 20, 2019

Saturn Devouring His Children

In a drawing by Goya never held any horror
for me, devouring as any father,
trying to get the Madonna alone and all
the Madonna ever wanted was the kid
Immaculately.  My father said, “I was
the handle on the door for your young ones.”
My mother  told me that to keep me
chaste. 

©2013

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