Gargoyle 19cover photos by Richard Peabody (2) and Brian Sheridanpublication date 2/8/1982
The mouth is not what you expected,
but the eyes
will not be altered: so the lips, with their slight
twist, are what you meant. Erased, their curve
would turn up elsewhere. Now, before the unfamiliar
is necessity, remember this–the stiff perfection
of an innocent design.