To Say


To say
That you could never disappoint me
Is just to say you haven’t yet
And then extrapolate.

Of course you could.
Oh, when I think of all the ways you could
Undo me! It almost makes me weep
From the sheer foolish love of what you are so far,

My true love, my millstone.



Image: A lover’s knot or just a lost scarf? by Flickr user Brian Cathcart (published under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 2.0 Generic [CC BY-NC-ND 2.0] license).

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