Touch Said
    Francis Raven


Caught under piles of paper,
Poetry is purer than that:
An orange and the sweat of travelling.


There were some surprises
mostly the shape of -

I won't tell you.

But last tuesday
you walked into
a sentence
and the adjectives
got so wet and luscious
that I forgot
what you were doing.

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