The Silence of Being Buried – 11

yesterday's value - recycled (i.e., one remove from landfill) electronics - 35mm black and white

yesterday’s value – recycled (i.e., one remove from landfill) electronics – 35mm black and white

Its opinion is known,
well established through
constant reminder.

The old man uses
an old utility knife
with a new blade
to extract the splinter from his palm.

Its attitude is predictable.
The work leaves
the worker behind.

The old man closes the door behind him.
I get the feeling
he’s not going to look back.

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