some other ever repeated truisms...
It's the perfect self-deceit
to think that you are loved
just because you love,
which immediately forms a natural impediment
to the vital outflow of your love –
love is not taking or receiving
but only giving.
Most people grow conceited
Is it possible that you could love me,
this old carcass of a ruined wreck,
abused and devastated into shambles
of a good for nothing anymore?
When love is at its truest and most constant,
she is also at her coyest and most vulnerable
and keeps secretive and ...