Gluck

Summer after summer has ended,
balm after violence:
it does me no good
to be good to me now;
violence has changed me.

In Averno by Louise Gluck, Farrar, Straus, & Giroux
96pp., $22 is the poem, October

It has a melancholy, partial truth to it.

Don’t obey: do good to me anyway. 🙂

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