Were we never here, we’d let the breeze retell the legend: E-D-G-… Better yet, we’d let these few letters render the scene. Here’s where speech meets text. Where the self ends. The merest mere. The metered spell. The letterpress verses fettered then set free. Here. The fewest letters sent:
EDGEMERE EMERGED. DREDGED MER. MERE DREG.
EDGEMERE DEEMED MERDE. EDGEMERE: MEME, EGG.
MERE EDGE. MERGED ME. EDGEMERE REDEEMED.