Degussa has an exemplary record of examining the wartime past, making restitution to victims. When I stood up, I tried to tiptoe around the sleeping bodies, their long hair speckled with confetti, their faces blanched by the. In your white voluptuousness my desire rests, Swooning, refusing itself the kisses of your lips. One smile from you when we meet, And I become speechless and forget every word. I want to possess you completely — Your jade body And your promised heart. For what will be done there I ask no man pardon. Academy of American Poets Educator Newsletter.
My ingenious fingers wait when they have found The petal flesh beneath the robe they part.
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The Collected Poems of Audre Lorde. Of course, Sappho is the one that started it all, though we have to make due with only fragments of her poetry, leaving us with tantalizing scraps of poems like:. I never knew exactly where the bathroom was. Create new account Request new password. Gas filled our house.