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Love As Undoing 


Love does not usually or necessarily 

take the form of peaceful union. 

Love often manifests as a sole intention, 

at once 

a striding towards and a striding away. 

It is the crashing down of boundaries,  

leaving us in shambles, 

disrupted and disarticulated. 

In such circumstances, 

love functions as the demand

not to be a known and knowable

fixed and isolated self

with its network of social relations

built around me

but a gem reflecting all others 

just as they reflect you – 

yet without informing us


Love here is an undoing, 

hanging us from the upside down

hook of a question mark 


and dangling sheer air. 


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