Privilege of the Object

  1. Mindful redress of that patient eye—love
  2.         turns sure voice
  3.         to sculpture—elongation
  4.                      like longing
  5.                                                             frozen to the room of a palm—
  6.  
  7.                      so holding
  8.                      figured marvel to what we call
  9.                                   life suspends
  10.                                                        —damage
  11.         wayside to whom love
  12.         must always
  13.                               happen