Tag Archives: Don Marquis

how beautiful is the universe

 

ravenous bird resizedbird

 

how beautiful is the universe
when something digestible meets
with an eager digestion
how sweet the embrace
when atom rushes to the arms
of waiting atom
and they dance together
skimming with fairy feet
along a tide of gastric juices

 

Don Marquis, Archy and Mehitabel

 

Camille Martin