it can wait

he sends texts
to himself
when he is upset
and it is too late
to bother her

he knows
she wouldn’t approve
but she is a light sleeper
and the emotions
will pass

and seeing the messages
twice in a row
makes him laugh
calms him
gets him through the night

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