April 18, 2017
The Heart asks Pleasure -- first --
And then -- Excuse from Pain --
And then -- those little Anodynes
That deaden suffering --
And then -- to go to sleep --
And then -- if it should be
The will of its Inquisitor
The privilege to die --
Posted by gerardvanderleun at April 18, 2017 9:05 AM. This is an entry on the sideblog of American Digest: Check it out.
E.D., if what you write is true for thee, 'tis a pity. For others the Heart first seeks kindness, love, worthwhileness, gratitude.
Posted by: Howard Nelson at April 18, 2017 9:25 AM