song 17

a.
Night is a
Spouse of the mind,
How a river marries us.
Hydrolept.

Let me give, let me give you,
Let me give you one a.m.
The thinking of the water in the imagination of the night.

b.
Water is the hand soothing the earth when the earth seizes up.
Rubbing the back of the worker world when we cough or sob.
Teaching so much more than a job.
He remembers names.
Rivers, lakes, remember too,
Memory house in the shape of change,
Hospitable force,
Economic justice equals the bed of a hydrology course.

Night is the seal of morning.
Security of authorship.
Vigil. Vigilance.
He broke the guile of sleep
And was the angel of coherence.
Iron pressure.
Economy.
A mind perfect
With hydrologic energy.

c.
Night in the night
The forms it takes
When it wants to make
Our thinking able/
Replacement –
Lines guidelines structures pictures
Rolling down the magnificat concourse/
Water manifest: hydro-logic
The water’s good advice/
With patience, perseverance
Practical education,
Rhythm, determination
Articulation
The lives of the night rich/
Night’s lithe joints
Night, the teacher

Invisible, energetic brother, best friend
He was a lovely father

Let me give.
Let me give you.
Let me give you one a.m.

d.
Night is water-pipe hole,
How we transition through space,
One state to another.
Water, the same as fire.
Stars are fire, on water.
So devoted.

The potable night we can afford and fix.
He wakes, works so I can too, waking through the draft.
The water is human where the human is humble.
Right iron angles, still night finds its way.
Water comes from night and saturates day.

Meaning moves to its own level,
Wants to run to the deepest place,
To live in the switching sea inside.
Night is iron pipe,
Coupled, moving meaning.
Logic of water memorizes/manages us through
Legacy fear.
Night is empty. Night is very clear.

e.
Looks like day, night is here
At earth by the legacy
Irrational night has
Access to will
The emergency of night takes the
State of downhill water
Rain and snow in April
Water takes shapes, makes its statements
He has daughters
He is devout;
Patient; sea level. True –
Night is night, all the way through, but
Not every state is absolute –
You can see underwater, though
You can’t breathe
Be with me –
For all you know
I am with you

Waiting as deep as, as permanent as mathematical language

f.
Two children: they are both water,
Threads, winds.
Move to, move us, prosper us forward.
“Let me give you some brotherly advice…”
Night’s lithe joints.
He broke open the guile-lines,
Structures, pictures of sleep:
The angel of coherence,
Night perfect in a mind
Rich with hydrologic energy.
Creative use of emergency.
His daughters.
He has two children they are both water.

g.
Rain and snow in April, water takes its shapes
There were many nights we’d stay up late
So he could give me guidance
With reports or papers for a conference
Teaching assistant Juneseok Lee
Remembers e-mails the professor sent regularly
At 1 a.m., forcing “me
To sit at my desk;
And I had to respond right away”
He wakes/works, so I can too,
Waking through the draft

Water is a hand
Soothing the earth when it seizes up
Rubbing the back of the work of the world when we cough or sob
Teaching so much more than a job
He remembers names
Rivers, lakes
Memory house in the shape of change

Energetic brother, best friend, he was a lovely father

Let me give, let me give you,
Let me give you one a.m.

h.
Night is a spouse of the mind
How a river is good to its word
Hydro-logic
Takes the state
Of the rapid’s concourse
Night remembers your name, hospitable force
Night, teacher:
Prosper us forward

All nighter, all nighters
Run to sea level
Night’s a water-pipe hole
Water in transit is social, though
Invisible
Energetic brother, best friend
He was a lovely father

Let me give
Let me give you
Let me give you one a.m.

prime
Night is a
Spouse of the mind,
How a river marries us.
Hydrolept.

Let me give, let me give you,
Let me give you one a.m.

He broke the guile of sleep
Angel of coherence.
Iron pressure,
Economy.
A mind perfect
With hydrologic energy.
Night’s lithe joints,
Night, the teacher.
Night, the marriage, moving meaning.

Let me give, let me give you.
Let me give you one a.m.

Let me give, let me give you.
Let me give you one a.m.

Water is a hand soothing the earth when the earth seizes up.
Rubbing the back of the world when she coughs or sobs.
Teaching, so much more than a job.
He remembers names.
Rivers, lakes, remember too,
Memory, a house of change,
Rain and snow in April, water takes its shapes
There were nights we’d stay up late
He wakes/works, so I can too,
Night is night, all the way through, but
Not every state is absolute –
You can see underwater, though
You can’t breathe

Be with me –
For all you know
I am with you

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