© Farouk Asvat
My love, you took everything
Sapped my soul
Sucked my mind with your kisses
Left dust in the marrow
Acacia-thorn in the heart
I do not leave
© farouk asvat
composed: 1976 [Johannesburg, South Africa under apartheid]
A Love For All Seasons was previously published in:
The Time Of Our Lives (black thoughts publications, p38, 1982);
The Time Of Our Lives (piquant publications, p49, 2007).
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