It was a warm day. I took the morning off work just to be with the rain. You were sombre when you left. One of us has to take this world seriously. * There is a possum on the roof tonight. If I ran away into the mountains how many animals would share my hut? * I slip into bed. You were sick today and will be grumpy if I wake you. Still, it’s worth it for a kiss. * So many things still to say, about the mess of it, the mess of me. I went off into the mountains. You followed me. We walked back down together.
Coming to Bed Late After Reading Wang Wei