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"This is an Unexpected Pleasure..."
« on: March 02, 2009, 06:25:21 pm »
This is an Unexpected Pleasure...

I'd  eat beef liver for a year,
I'd climb up to the Taktshang Tzong*
I'd  swim across the Ganges
I'd do whatever's right--or wrong--
Forget my father and my son
Forget the men I've loved the most,
I'd never see another film
I'd be a Hungry Ghost--

Why, I would give my Sunday hat
For Such Another Smile as That!


*So O.K, it's only a monestary.
« Last Edit: March 03, 2009, 06:28:04 pm by twistedude »
"We're each of us alone, to be sure. What can you do but hold your hand out in the dark?" --"Nine Lives," by Ursula K. Le Guin, from The Wind's Twelve Quarters