My Lady Can Sleep.

Celeste has been using my computer and pinching all my blogging time.
Because of this, all you get is this–

My lady can sleep from ‘The Spice-Box of Earth.’

My lady can sleep
Upon a handkerchief
Or if it be Fall
Upon a fallen leaf.
I have seen the hunters
kneel before her hem
Even in her sleep
She turns away from them.
The only gift they offer
Is their abiding grief
I pull out my pockets
For a handkerchief or leaf.

– Leonard Cohen.

x.

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