Treasure Island

Matthew Rohrer

(1970 / Ann Arbor, Michigan)

Credo


I believe there is something else
entirely going on but no single
person can ever know it,
so we fall in love.
It could also be true
that what we use everyday
to open cans was something much nobler
, that we'll never recognize.
I believe the woman sleeping beside me
doesn't care about what's going on outside,
and her body is warm with trust
which is a great beginning.

Submitted: Friday, February 28, 2014
Edited: Friday, February 28, 2014

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