"'Partake of me.
Whatever runneth from the artery,
This body and its unfamiliar wine,
Stored in whatever dark of love, are thine.’
[…] ‘Every part
of thee is given, yea, thy flesh, thy heart.’"
@5 months ago with 53 notes
, from “Master and Mistress,” in The Collected Poems of Stanley Kunitz
(W. W. Norton & Co., 2000)