YURI DURAAN

(29 September 1970 / South Africa)

Rush of Love


I feel a rush of love towards you today
this very moment, in fact...

I am slightly surprised by it as I do not
know you very well,
yet, you are always at the fringes of my
mind -
you have become, through our mutual
love for words, an entitly in my field of reference,
not to be owned in friendship or in life,
certainly not by me

nevertheless I shall love you
for this moment...
for your unavailability and your absence
from my pages
and I shall dropp your name here and there
with a smile on my face,
and call you my friend

just in case you'd like to be just that
for a while...

Submitted: Wednesday, April 30, 2008
Edited: Tuesday, May 20, 2008
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