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Familiar

 

 

 

You comfort me

Make dark into a den:

Breath circulates

 

Our bodies warm—

 

My name melts:

Only we are here—

We are unafraid

 

We curl into sleep:

Your spine & mine

Our vertebrae fuse—

 

We travel on as one.

 

 

 

 

© 2014 by Randall Potts.