Group photograph

 

Old man wears an older man’s mask.
Everyone else wears masks their age
Towards a  hunky dory family mask.

Third party mask chills out in a pub
On its cigarette stubs between rants
About parents’ lost bodies in a plane.

All works out to a  group photograph.
Old man’s tongue may pretend dead.
Yet a joint family mask has to fall off.

(After watching a Hindi flick Kapoor and Sons)

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