Friday, April 2, 2010

Sunny Windows


XVI
I love the handful of the earth you are.
Because of its meadows, vast as a planet,
I have no other star. You are my replica
of the multiplying universe.

Your wide eyes are the only light I know
from extinguished constellations;
your skin throbs like the streak
of a meteor through rain.

Your hips were that much of the moon for me;
your deep mouth and its delights, that much sun;
your heart, fiery with its long red rays,

was that much ardent light, like honey in the shade.
So I pass across your burning form, kissing
you - compact and planetary, my dove, my globe.
~Pablo Neruda

here's to a mind blowing summeR. i know i'll be having one.
:)

4 comments:

JR said...

ala eh..ang pagka pogi ;-)

Advent Child said...

hehe. batangenyo ka?

Maldito said...

akala ko si dau. yung kapitbahay namin. niyay! ha haha

Advent Child said...

da hu? sorry wrong number. hehe