Literature In Los Angeles

GRANDI ASPETTATIVE

In POETRY on April 17, 2020 at 4:51 am

Poem by Kiana Madani.

Grandi Aspettative

How could I have trusted you,

When I could barely trust myself

Asking a woman with a war in her mind

To rely on anyone

Is asking the vulture not to scavenge,

The lioness not to hunt,

The sun not to rise.

Poem by Kiana Madani.

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