Perhaps trillions of eons ago.
Slacked jawed, did they possess insight?
Scientists are not sure.
pick up a piece of flint
try to see into it.
They seem to have the ability to imagine
the scientists not the beasts
although we are not sure.
wondering, maybe rightly that
could it perhaps be possible
at this creek bed
in the forlorn slumbered past days
and this Thermador
so distant so impossible shy and sad
eating these rare leaves
postulating while it dwells
a hundred billion trillion million some odd years
moping here, looking maybe for
kills, sleeping giants?
Could this massive or small thing
humbling yet here and bring to mind
us here biting our teeth, going through candied popcorn,
hunched over a pan pizza and pissing ghosts’ TV?