You are going to ask: and where are the lilacs?
and the poppy-petalled metaphysics?
and the rain r
I want you to know
You know how this is:
if I look
at the crystal moon, at the r
I have named you queen.
There are taller than you, taller.
There are purer than you, pu
Tonight I can write the saddest lines.
Write, for example,'The night is shattered
and the blue s
Leave me a place underground, a labyrinth,
where I can go, when I wish to turn,
without eyes, with
Take bread away from me, if you wish,
take air away, but
do not take from me your laughter.
Leaning into the afternoons I cast my sad nets
towards your oceanic eyes.
There in the highest b
My dog has died.
I buried him in the garden
next to a rusted old machine.
Some day I'll join hi
Don't go far off, not even for a day, because --
because -- I don't know how to say it: a day is l
In my sky at twilight you are like a cloud
and your form and colour are the way I love them.
Lost in the forest, I broke off a dark twig
and lifted its whisper to my thirsty lips:
maybe it wa
tiny and naked,
as though you would fit
in one of my
Si de pronto no existes,
si de pronto no vives,
yo seguiré viviendo.
No me atrevo,
no me atre
It’s good to feel you are close to me in the night, love,
invisible in your sleep, intently noctu
The gay young men and the love-sick girls,
and the abandoned widows suffering in sleepless deliriu
I do not love you except because I love you;
I go from loving to not loving you,
From waiting to