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every place equally, according
to level, it's also aristocratic,
sharply silver in early morning
like old Austrian armour, and cold
as a ripple of silk. Strangely bland,
a no-taste in the lifted glass
suggesting absence, yet it's sublime
on the body, holding swimmers ... more
love, awakening and sweeping up the dust.
The well is bottomless and doesn't show the moon,
the ancients have gone and taken nothing away.
The ivy takes over beneath the winter sky,
and only soot remains, their mark of coffee grounds.
I settle down now to long unravelled dreams.
I love the scum of other people's souls
mixed with the garnet coloured fringes of the chairs,