Gina Borrebach


A Concept of Love


Frantically searching for the word, love.
Desperately wanting you to pronounce, the word love.
Forcing it into my own mind, the word love.
Convincing myself that it is true, the word love.

Why is it that we all talk about it, this word love?
Why is it that we all try to find it, this thing love?
Some elusive concept that must be,
Some kind of mind invention indeed.

Submitted: Monday, October 23, 2006
Edited: Tuesday, August 27, 2013

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from the book 'Little White Notes' by Gina Borrebach

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