late, but i like poetry

here’s one of my favourites.  this one by yates

A mermaid found a swimming lad,

Picked him for her own,

Pressed her body to his body,

Laughed; and plunging down

Forgot in cruel happiness

That even lovers drown.

so there you go.

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~ by lapawlow on Monday, 5 February, 2007.

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