Evelyn Jeanne Wheeler
my tentacles wrap so tightly 'round You,
You can barely breathe.
Your colors change from black to blue
but You still refuse to leave.
i squeeze and squeeze, just to see
how much You stand to take,
but You just smile back at me
without an ounce of hate.
i do suspect You'll 'scape my grasp,
You're waiting just on time,
but You relax and don't move fast,
and listen to my wine.
i try to make my pain feel You.
i try so hard to fight
but You keep pushing right on through,
You're holding on so tight.
i squeeze the limbs around ...