His impatience: 'Look presentable!' Dragging herself around. A life lived Quickly Dried And died. The pictures Cruel pictures Had lines on her face So dry. She regarded Herself Through the red light The sore The red eye, The photographer. His worn looking Woman The grey Disappointment. Closed off Chased youth, Mispent Middle age For a Middle aged woman. See her, The large Reckless Mirror With Gentle red Eyes As she stands Before The work of a Makeshift darkroom In a Camera.