|Both are convinced |There were signs, signals: |
|that a sudden surge of emotion bound them together. |but what of it if they were illegible. |
|Beautiful is such a certainty, |Perhaps three years ago, |
|but uncertainty is more beautiful. |or last Tuesday |
| |did a certain leaflet fly |
|Because they didn't know each other earlier, they suppose that |from shoulder to shoulder? |
|nothing was happening between them. |There was something lost and picked up. |
|What of the streets, stairways and corridors |Who knows but what it was a ball |
|where they could have passed each other long ago? |in the bushes of childhood. |
| | |
|I'd like to ask them |There were doorknobs and bells |
|whether they remember-- perhaps in a revolving door |on which earlier |
|ever being face to face? |touch piled on touch. |
|an "excuse me" in a crowd |Bags beside each other in the luggage room. |
|or a... [continues]
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