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Love and LossThere was a time, some time close to my heart,
Not long ago, where broad oaken archways
Met my path down lonely afternoons -
Their cloisters spangled with gusty light:
Nebulae of superstitions and old ideas
Clothed to look new,
Ink-run spines thresh against the dapple-blue
Grey of soft eventide.
That is a lost time, now, where
The bracing words and pages
Mottled yellow - brittle with tales of the universe
And beyond - were as uncharted skies to me,
Unfathomed: they rose taller than I could ever reach, up,
Up to the sun-bright, clear-night roof of the world
Which beckoned with starlight and fantasy.
You walked in at this time.
Treading on stairs of stars and old poetry,
A two-stepped, four-beat waltz. I'd read of love,
And though words held meaning, they were
Empty to me.
It came suddenly: a glorious surge of romance:
Passion, adrenaline sick and unrequited.
Yet I read on, tying meanings to empty words
With silver strings you pulled
To create beautiful ideas.
I followed these same creat