Fireworks at Bomber Stadium, Columbia, SC 07/04/09, originally uploaded by Ash Crowe.
The mind circles back like a record spinning,
a little molten, a little wobbly, a record
shiny as your black hair, a record player
crackling and stuttering over a scratch, an urge
to ask forgiveness even though it’s dark now
and you’ve already forgiven me.
– Jennifer Grotz, “The Record”