"Pitch Perfect"

“I brought my track,” she said.

He looked her up and down and leaned in for a kiss. When he caressed her back and ran his fingers to her hip, she twisted out of his grasp.

“Slip these in.” She handed him a pair of ear buds with oversized foam inserts. “Push them. Deeper.” She helped wedge the foam tight.

 

Published on Out of the Gutter January 27, 2014. Performed live with Mike Fitzgerald playing Xth Sense at Toronto Writers Coop Literary Cabaret, February 18, 2014 at Alleycatz. Read it for free here.