There’s such an I love you!

There’s such an I love you!
no fainting pearl so delicate,
Bobby, as if a rumor were scented,
never there, yet, always here.

He opens like a flower and like a
flower never looks away from me,
it is the Kiss of the Snow Maiden.
the Smile of the famous Golden Forest.

– Frank O’Hara

From: Frank O’Hara, Poems Retrieved, Grey Fox Press, Bolinas 1975.

About James Steerforth

I am an author of poetry and fiction, translator and painter who loves to have fun with borrowed feathers.
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