Loving a poet’s love (affair).

21Nov10

My heart aches, and a drowsy numbness pains
My sense, as though of hemlock I had drunk,
Or emptied some dull opiate to the drains
One minute past, and Lethe-wards had sunk:
‘Tis not through envy of thy happy lot,
But being too happy in thy happiness,— …

-Mr. (John) Keats, Ode To A Nightingale

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