since feeling is first

Saturday, February 7, 2009

since feeling is first
who pays any attention
to the syntax of things
will never wholly kiss you;

wholly to be a fool
while Spring is in the world

my blood approves,
and kisses are a far better fate
than wisdom
lady i swear by all flowers. Don’t cry
–the best gesture of my brain is less than
your eyelids’ flutter which says

we are for eachother: then
laugh, leaning back in my arms
for life’s not a paragraph

And death i think is no parenthesis

-ee cummings

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2 Responses to “since feeling is first”

  1. lor3tta said

    OMG!!! I just love EE Cummings!! πŸ˜›

  2. Mr. John Smith said

    He is one of my favourite poets as well πŸ™‚

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