It’s pi day.  Students seem
not to notice.  Teacher tries
phone rings.  They need Ethan
in the office.  Jennifer wants
tape.  Jocelyn, Kleenex.  The lab
is about speed of sound
tuning fork and water tube
frequency, wavelength finding Mach One
twenty-three progress reports, one hour
phone rings.  Teacher needs bathroom
circumference to diameter, one number
All circles in the universe
got together for one unending
number.  Teacher tries.  Ethan’s gone.