PoetryClaire de lune
Let Darkness Envelop Me
  • Let darkness envelop me—
    Like a soft blanket full of sympathy.
    Let gentle wind comb my tangled hair
    And whisper into my ears where
    Munch's stream incarnadine may
    Inundate Debussy's Mild Ray.
    Let the stars glimmer over me
    Like the seasonings we
    Fought over for our soggy cod.
    Let that couple laugh after their secret nod.
    Let them—let them console me
    Lest one more bell tolls, and there—


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