With the sound down
on the telly, the scroll
repeated how an onboard device
may have caused all those deaths.
And silently, the newsmen
and politicians talked. It was impossible
to readjust the volume. It felt
when the silence of the
screams would be
desecrated by the everyday
sound of professional guessers.
When I could finally
went into the kitchen, put
an unopened tin in the microwave and set the clock to 30 minutes.
Then watched the timer