eve of flourish

we were near water. it was
warmer than
it is supposed to be.

strangers before
and behind. rushing around
he and i. we mixed.

in

is a very small space;
the same system
competing to survive.

what both of us
knew. surrounds like
blowing cattails.

riding the sky in search of a place.

re-root before the next season.

swishing. amongst.