Phone Conversation Unfinished

Listen, just in case
          In case what?

In case there should be, in case tragedy
          What kind?

In case volcano, in case earthquake, in case fire
          Where? When?

In case market, in case Earth, in case
          In case Trump?

He cuts her short, switches off his iPhone, puts down his
Coffee cup, gets up from his long-held position
And leaves his voice echoing at the other end
In case asynodia, she murmurs, in case

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