I do not love you as if you were salt-rose, or topaz,
or the arrow of carnations the fire shoots off.
I love you as certain dark things are to be loved,
in secret, between the shadow and the soul….
Read the poem in its entirety here.
The Essential Neruda is one of those poetry collections that I keep by my bedside and randomly dip in and out of. I adore his work.
The scarf next to my book is my latest crochet project, an infinity scarf. With the Fall weather just around the corner, I get inspired to crochet a few pieces.
Enjoy your week 🙂
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