Love after love

July 7, 2014 (3 years ago)
Posted in Poem: Tagalog | Categories: Non-Erotic | Tags:

The time will come
When, with elation,
You will greet yourself arriving
At your own door, in your own mirror
And each will smile at the other's welcome.

And say, sit here, eat
You will love again the stranger who was yourself
Give wine. Give bread. Give back your heart.
To itself, to the stranger who has loved you

All your life, whom you ignored
For another, who knows you by heart
Take down the loveletters from the bookshelf
The photographs, the desperate notes
Peel your image from the mirror

Sit. Feast in your life.
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She tastes like nectar and salt. Nectar and salt and apples. Pollen and stars and hinges. She tastes like fairy tales.
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