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Love Poem #5
Love Poem #5
etched zinc, enamel, wood shelf
8" x 6" x 2.5"
2005

text reads:

Simile,
simile,
simile.

Declaration of love.

Description of love's intensity
using the chemical properties
of evaporation and melting point.

Description of affection's duration over time.
Parting words.
A promise to return
with an abstracted approximation
of time and distance.