Questions of Travel
Think of the long trip home.
Should we have stayed at home and thought of here?
Where should we be today? (13-15)
What childishness is it that while there's a breath of life
in our bodies, we are determined to rush
to see the sun the other way around? (18-20)
The tiniest green hummingbird in the world?
To stare at some inexplicable old stonework,
inexplicable and impenetrable,
at any view,
instantly seen and always, always delightful? (22-25)