Cuando me quiten / Patricia Guzmán

When you take out

my heart

give it

to my sisters

They won’t know

what it says

who it names

But they will stick

their mouth to it

their hands

they will grope it

Every night

Give it to them

Canto de oficio (1997)

{ Patricia Guzmán, Con el ala alta: 1987-2003, Mérida, Venezuela: Ediciones El otro, el mismo, 2004 }

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