Glory of a woman๐Ÿ‘ฐ๐Ÿ‘ฐ๐Ÿ’ƒ

โ€œRESPECTIVE GLORIES!โ€ a poem. {The glory of a woman? (pause) Her beauty! (pause) And-long-and- luxurious-hair / Is a crowning part of that glory, boundless and flaxen and fair. / The glory of a man? His-ability (pause) to operate in-โ€œ3D:โ€ / a โ€œworldโ€ of fine-competition โ€“ a โ€œseriousโ€ place to be? / And how to operate โ€œsuccessfully?โ€ Well, thatโ€™s-a-trick, you know! / But-it-may-have-to-do-with-SINCERITY (pause) sowing-humor wherever we go! / Because this-place-is-NOT-serious โ€“ itโ€™s a circus!-an-illusory-game! / So-try-not-to-take-it-too-serious, or we can find much blame: / in everything that happens and everything-people-do, / But it IS โ€œonly-a-stageโ€ and โ€œthe playโ€™s the thing beaucoup!โ€ / Letโ€™s be here, with sincerity โ€“ weโ€™ll grow some hair and kiss, / and, IF weโ€™re REALLY lucky, no-day-shall-we-ever-miss: / When I shall say: โ€œI Love You,โ€ more than life itself! / And I will NEVER, Darling, put you on โ€œa shelf!โ€ / For, every-day-is (pause) a new day and you are my angel divine, / Who guards and loves and protects me โ€“ the one I fashion โ€œmine!โ€ / I send NO horror messages โ€“ just-sincere observations: / about this place of horror, with โ€œserious consternations,โ€ / from OTHER players in this play, / who want to take our love away โ€“ / and make us โ€œseriousโ€ about this joke, / a world that-APPEARS so sad and broke! / [The Broken-Heart-Door โ€“ is JUST a photo โ€“ NOT-of-the-door-in-Alpine-town! / NOW, Allenโ€™s door-has-a-little-poem โ€“ thatโ€™s-stapled-there (pause) on-the-front-of-his-home! / Iโ€™ll take a picture, so you can see, THERE-IS-NO GRAFF-I-I-I-TI!] / (pause) The-door-was-just-kicked, and my-โ€œmelodramasโ€-โ€œnickโ€-you-sometimes-to-cause-concern, / but, please, my darling โ€“ DONโ€™T TAKE POEMS TOO SERIOUS! Itโ€™s just my poetic โ€œchurnโ€ / Just some scribbles, from The Divine, / Who lives inside us all, just fine โ€“ / our hairs do grow, we-all-fragile-be, / and YOU are the only one for me โ€“ / BUT โ€“ I DO look back AND I look ahead โ€“ / because, to me, itโ€™s like Iโ€™ve said โ€“ /thereโ€™s FREEDOM, if-you-want-to-call-it-that โ€“ / in putting out The Welcome Mat โ€“ / to-consider-EVERYTHING I feel โ€“ / and break apart most every seal, / To-inform The World, I am not scared! / Of losing all โ€“ my โ€œsoulโ€-SO-Iโ€™m-โ€œbared,โ€ โ€“ / for-weโ€™re-ALL-locked (pause) in-a-โ€œlittle-house!โ€ / Itโ€™s called The Body โ€“ some hair! a blouse! / to keep our heads and frames obscured,/ our frail, fleshly tombs are blurred โ€“ / our sightโ€™s not strong โ€“ to see the sea โ€“ / of germs that crawl on you and me! / For, IF we did, weโ€™d-be-struck-with-terror! / (I am just a standard bearer!) / I raise a flag (pause) TO DECLARE: / Donโ€™t be sorry! โ€˜Cause-I-donโ€™t-care โ€“ / that in our houses, weโ€™re contained! / It simply IS โ€“ what we have deigned, / to do โ€“ to-exist in this offal pile!! / And it IS โ€“ awful โ€“ BUT โ€“ we-still-can-smile โ€“ / IF we will NOT turn away โ€“ / from life as humans โ€“ in this fray! / THE FIGHT? = Donโ€™t get too offal serious, / about this FAIR! For it IS furious! / It is a circus โ€“ and-wants-us-to-care โ€“ / About-our-little-houses, roofed with hair! / And-to care so much, that-we-will-fear โ€“ / And forget THAT WHICH-is-so-VERY-DEAR! / And-whatโ€™s-so-very-dear?-YOU, Love โ€“ / my angel sent โ€“ from Heaven Above! / And you ARE frail โ€“ AND โ€œmade of steel,โ€ / with flaxen, golden hair โ€“ MY MEAL! / A meal (pause) upon (pause) which I dine! (pause) / A-top your body โ€“ for which I pine. / I yearn to touch and feel and smell โ€“ your fleshly, germy, sweaty โ€œwell!โ€ / โ€˜Cause Iโ€™m disgusting! (pause) Horrible-and-fragile-too, / And I am so in love with YOU!} Kiss, kiss โ€“ Wednesday (July 11, 2018) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VMnjF1O4eH0

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