SQUIB No.3 ~ found poetry on a ripped-page bookmark, keeping place in the endnotes {illustr. Bozzetto & Ravel}

   a protein that doesn't seek the                         features
limelight. Yet is content to work
perfectly in tandem with them,
snuggled right up close in fact,
embracing the heat, and trans-
forming into a velvety cascade
of yum. Because no matter how
delicious they are, and what great
sources of protein they provide,
they would be nothing without