Soulful

To be a poet
on the playing chords
of emotion

quality escapes,

but

finely-ordered
knowledge
and discernment

passes back as shade.

Instantaneously
into
feeling
feeling
feeling
and
feeling

is to have a soul.

(cut-up: Middlemarch – George Eliot)

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