A Trip to the LibraryI know you.A Trip to the Library8 years ago in Open More Like This
And I know you.
I know each of you.
Ive visited you before.
Hours spent ensconced by you.
People believe me to be slightly daft.
They think Ive no connection to reality.
We know better, dont we, my dear friends?
There is no better friendship than what we hold.
Yet, my acquaintance with each of you is different.
For you, I am a disillusioned pirate in training, seeking
A new life outside the conventions of my childhood society.
For you, I am a young wizard, seeking a friend and adventure in
A world that seems to have forgotten my unbridled potential for good.
For you, I am a young, gorgeous chorus girl, haunted by the nightmare that
Is the Angel of Music, And in love with a man that only my dreams could bring.
For you, I am a girl torn out World War Two England, and thrust into a land where
I am a Queen in my own right and able to speak to every living creature, including a lion.
For you, I am an eleven year old girl, sent a letter by owl and told that I am