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Wednesday 12 September 2012

Love Letter

Tender blue lines curl,
horizontal weight of symbols
depress the surface of paper,
knife rips through sticky seal,
in danger of pulling a word apart.

Spread and flatten the folds,
greedily eat meaning,
vacuum up, memorise,
put it in my eyes,
again and again –
inhaling into my heart.

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