Wedding Dates

Advice To Lovers (A Poem by Frank O’Connor)

The way to get on with a girl

Is to drift like a man in mist,

Happy enough to be caught,

Happy to be dismissed.

Glad to be out of her way,

Glad to rejoin her in bed,

Equally grieved or gay

To learn that she’s living or dead.


{Image by Craig Allen, sourced via Flickr Creative Commons.}

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Posted 20 Feb 2012 by Claire Burge in:
Love | Love poetry

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