(G)Love Story

Enclose my hand with yours
like a glove of velvet or wool
that swallows my hand whole.

Caress my tingling fingers
with the fabric of your soul,
whether rough or smooth.

Let me slip into every finger-hole,
feel the warmth
and comfort of weft and warp.

Enclose my hand with yours.

© Kim M. Russell, 2016

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