Red Car in the Future

I said you were drunk when you said I was drunk. I was this time when you weren’t. I said You’re drunk in a red car in the future. You said You’re sitting on a frito. I said That’s your car. You said My car is crushed. I said I told you so. You said What? I said I said I told you so. You said You’re drunk. I said You are. You said You say a lot of things that aren’t true. I said Say red cars in the future & we’ll move past this conversation. You said I told you so.

Parker Tettleton’s work is featured in &/or forthcoming from Gargoyle, elimae, > kill author, Mud Luscious & The Catalonian Review, among others. His chapbook SAME OPPOSITE is available from Thunderclap! Press. Find more & information here :