Thursday, April 21, 2011

Night Breathing

waking in the night
I do not open my eyes
but listen for your breath.
in the dark you are whole,
deep of soul,
complete,
together we breathe
each other inward,
outward, 
I pull the cover around me
like hope, sweet comfort
to my soul,
in the dark
where you are
whole.

NC
from "Sip Wine, Drink Stars"
2009

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