Poetry Makes the Universe Admit a Secret

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Good
Poetry
Makes the universe admit a
Secret:
“I am
Really just a tambourine,
Grab hold,
Play me
Against your warm
Thigh.”

— Hafiz, The Gift


Orchard Tambourine B Complete Portfolio, Terry Frost, 2002. Sir Terry Frost RA was an English artist noted for his abstracts. Born in Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, England, in 1915, he did not become an artist until he was in his 30s. Image courtesy of Wikipaintings.

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