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If I knew what love is

I too would rummage around for one to stub out my thirst; To unfurl me with familiar lies and tamp me with such taste, Or as luck would have it find mine woman holy, innocent and chaste. I too would detach me from self in the hope of healing the breach, I would seek out for one none of a *****; One ascertained to blend with me without a glitch I would fill out my bareness with too much of one sufficiently lovable with her insufficiencies! If I knew what love is; I too would deem love with much certitude, I would put to death my attitude and rise with the morning sun to kiss your forehead, If I knew what love is; I would love you now and forever, alive or dead! I would remember you like the land that time forgot, I would write you like a committed poet, and you would sing me like the songs of Solomon I would grow old with you! I would love you more than words could say! If I knew what love is’ I would gleefully take into accordance the complete wisdom in knowing that you don’t just say you love me for the sake of definition.

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