5. Let’s Live and Love: to Lesbia
August 14, 2019
BY Thomas Muriuki
Today's pastiche of catullus's love poems is poem 5. Let’s Live and Love: to Lesbia:
Let us just be; wild and wild,
Live and love, my Lesbia
And the words of the old, and so unbecoming
May be worth nothing to us, not even farthing!
Sunrises may come and go, and sunsets alike
But once the light of our love has set
Night becomes one infinite show of thine cures marrying mine.
Nurse me with your kisses a thousand rounds, and a hundred more
Another thousand rounds and another
Pamper me that I look made anew to all;
So that no evil element may put us asunder,
From the knowledge that we’ve exchanged many a kiss
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