From down here the sea’s surface is the sky,
waves are clouds, seaweed marks where you got bored
and left me. I hate you — but I know why
you did all this when I fell overboard —
just to watch me drown. I am still drowning,
just as memory falls, stone through depths, sea
green to blue to black, as we did. Kissing
until your cold flesh robbed me. You robbed me.
I gave so easily — a heart that beats,
cum slush and stubborn flesh. I licked your gills.
Your cock was otherworldly. Who cheats
death cheats life. I need neither. Drowning thrills
but not as much as what you took: love, joy,
slam-bang blowjobs. Flesh from a living boy.