Posted on April 17, 2008 at 10:11am
Found this poem in an old magazine today.
Written by Derek Walcott, from Collected pems 1948-1984
The time will come
when, with elation
you will greet yourself arriving
at your own door, in your own mirror,
and each will smile at each other's welcome,
and say, sit here. Eat.
You will love again the stranger who was your self.
Give wine. Give bread. Give back your heart
to itself, to… Continue