goldmourn (amberdawnpullin) wrote,
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Gift

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Gift

You tell me that silence
is nearer to peace than poems
but if for my gift
I brought you silence
(for I know silence)
you would say
This is not silence
this is another poem

and you would hand it back to me.

- Leonard Cohen
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