Repetition and Duration

  1. Something lasts
  2. as long as
  3. it’s repeated,
  4. as long as
  5. it’s repeated as
  6. long.
  7. One works harder
  8. at first
  9. to make it
  10. last,
  11. noticing less and less
  12. in the middle
  13. until small differences
  14. come out like stars.
  15. The more often
  16. it is said, thought, done,
  17. the more
  18. there
  19. it becomes
  20. solid
  21.             transparent
  22. an echo
  23. not a voice
  24. a given
  25. not a choice.
  26. The more there is,
  27. the less we need to.