What’s the meaning of a promise if you don’t bend Heaven and earth...
And above all, watch with glittering eyes the whole world around you because the...– Roald Dahl
For My Lover, Returning to His Wife
She is all there. She was melted carefully down for you and cast up from your childhood; cast up from your one hundred favorite aggies. She has always been there, my darling. She is, in fact, exquisite. Fireworks in the dull middle of February and as real as a cast-iron pot. Let’s face it, I have been momentary. A luxury. A bright red sloop in the harbor. My hair rising like smoke from the...