I crave your mouth, your voice, your hair
Silent and starving, I prowl through the streets
Bread does not nourish one, dawn disrupts me, all day
I hunt for the liquid measure of your steps
I hunger for your sleek laugh,
your hands the color of a savage harvest,
hunger for the pale stones of your fingernails
I want to eat your skin like a whole almond.
I want to eat the sunbeam flaring in your lovely body
The sovereign nose of your arrogant face,
I want to eat the fleeting shades of your lashes.
and I pace around hungry, sniffing the twilight
hunting for you, for your hot heart
like a puma in the barrens of Quitratue