New year for the woman was old smile
No additional meanings accruing on it.
Her dog sat before her , new year dog
Who is too hard of hearing to perk up
Her ears at crackle of calendar change.
No meanings accrued on recumbence.
But she would smile at fresh meanings
Accrued on calendar change over sofa,
And would stare on wall above the sofa
As if meanings spilled on its whiteness.