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Adonis Enricuso Poems
First is a stack of photographs; stuffed toys and cards follow until the last symbol irrevocably joins into a bin of convictive fire.
Special pieces of life I keep in a small box and never think about until a creeping loss.
A Birthday Wish
I want to celebrate more birthdays with you - those sounds and images of nothing but good times.
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(4 April 1928 - 28 May 2014)
(March 26, 1874 – January 29, 1963)
(10 December 1830 – 15 May 1886)
(26 April 1564 - 23 April 1616)
(12 July 1904 – 23 September 1973)
Edgar Allan Poe
(19 January 1809 - 7 October 1849)
(1 February 1902 – 22 May 1967)
(31 May 1819 - 26 March 1892)
(31 October 1795 – 23 February 1821)
First is a stack of photographs;
stuffed toys and cards follow
until the last symbol irrevocably
joins into a bin of convictive fire.
Then you think it's over.
Days or more days go by,
and the lover starts to move on.
Objects of recollection have already
formed heaps of ashes in the mind.
Then you know all is over.
If you risk with my kind, dare
not ask about these anymore:
silences between our words,
the wordlessness of every desire -
utter vulnerability of my stoicism.
Look closely as you seek passage
through the heart of my...