I said, "The flower must die
for the sake of the fruit."
She asked, "Are you purposely
being morbid to make a point
or seeking to pollinate conflict?"
I answered, "Just passing along
the latest report from the stars."
She said, "Without the first stars
exploding into dust there would
be no flower."
Satisfied, I said, "I was hoping to land
ourselves into the midst of an infinite
She said, "If that is the case then let
us dance in the vastness of all that
comes before us."