Tuesday, March 6, 2007

Now a Folding Takes Place...

now a folding takes place

that takes your breath away

heartswells become the altarpiece of your hands

they hover

toward you, my quiet one,

my true one


~ Images by Gisèle Celan-Lestrange from Correspondance Paul Celan, Gisèle Celan-Lestrange : (1951-1970), Paris : Éditions du Seuil, 2001

~ Text fragments by Paul Celan