Root

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
A short love poem.

Submitted: March 24, 2008

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Submitted: March 24, 2008

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Root
 
I need you to fill me,
to coat me
like warm milk
sweetened with honey.
I want you
to puddle, to flood—
for your tributaries
to dampen the earth
of my continents.
Bury yourself
like a root—
intent on stillness
and growth.


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