“How awkward when playing with glue”

How awkward when playing with glue
To suddenly find out that you
    Have stuck nice and tight
    Your left hand to your right
In a permanent how-do-you-do!

Constance Levy, “How awkward when playing with glue ...” from Knock at a Star, edited by X.J. Kennedy and Dorothy M. Kennedy (Boston: Little, Brown, 1999). Reprinted with the permission of the author.
Source: Knock at a Star (1999)