A Last Gourmet

Alexander Austen, Der Gourmet

The gourmand
relishes his dish —
teeth kissing the succulence of wrath
bathed in the sauce of rancor.

Tip-toe tongue,
for when he burps,
he must hang his neck
with the bib of his gluttonous guilt.

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