Fatima Nusairat

(Jordan)

I Am Your Adversary


Drag your daylight to death
Indifferent,
Drag you barefoot to endings
Without hesitate

Name the road to you and
Never walk in it,
The woods and run away
To Garden

Persuade you to be alone and
I sleep on your shoulder

I am your adversary
Visible
Invisible
Very pure
And very sinful
Down in your river sadness
And bathed!

I am the sea who your sadness sleeps in it.

Submitted: Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Edited: Wednesday, March 12, 2014

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