Dollar Store

Plastic bins
of plastic goods,
shelves of cookies
and chips
vying
for George’s
rectangular body.

From the wallet
to the cash drawer,
his face remains
impassive as ever,
suffering the insult
of yet another exchange
between two strangers
dimly aware
they trade upon
their father.

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