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untitled poem 9b--



I know what it is to be judged

and found wanting.

You cannot love me.

I am the longing which stands

and cannot be relieved by prayer,

I am as the mollusk which is left

by fumbling storm-waters

above the high tide line.

Date: 2012-05-13 04:55 am (UTC)
From: [identity profile] ricenoodles.livejournal.com
love the line about the fumbling storm waters!

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