sunny side up
Monday, August 27, 2007 @ 10:10 PM
To love at all is to be vulnerable.
and your heart will certainly be wrung
and possibly broken.
If you want to make sure of keeping it intact,
you must give your heart to no one,
not even to an animal.
Wrap it carefully round with hobbies and little luxuries;
avoid all entanglements;
Lock it up safe in the coffin of your selfishness.
But in that casket - safe, dark, motionless, airless
- it will change.
It will not be broken;
It will become
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