Adrian Henri

(10 April 1932 - 20 December 2000 / Birkenhead, Cheshire)

Galactic Lovepoem


Warm your feet at the sunset
Before we go to bed
Read your book by the light of Orion
With Sirius guarding your head
Then reach out and switch off the planets
We'll watch them go out one by one
You kiss me and tell me you love me
By the light of the last setting sun
We'll both be up early tomorrow
A new universe has begun

Submitted: Monday, May 16, 2011
Edited: Monday, May 16, 2011

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