I recently discovered this poem was published in a poetry collection "The 100 Best Love Poems of All Time" by Leslie Pockell. I know it would have thrilled my dad to see one of his poems included in a collection with Edgar Allen Poe, Walt Whitman, Lord Byron, Slyvia Plath, and so many other renowned poets.
I want you to wear me comfortably, as you would a dress, or the silver necklace that you wear around your neck. Comfortably, so that I am always next to you: but most important-- something you decide each morning to select.
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