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by electrictiger

You walk on the moon.


it is not as heavy here,
not as heavy as.
weight is a distortion of space,
it does not bend around you.

it bends all around you,
what do they weigh,
your thoughts of me
what do i weigh?

more or less than dust;

the weight of dust,

what dust weighs.

your thoughts of me,
these fatal circles,
that exist inside you only. my thoughts
exist elsewhere. they do
not belong here

on the moon
among the tedious sentences
from which you built your life,
that your life was built by, these nouns
you carry in your pockets -
(why do you do this?)
none of them belong to you.

do they not hold you down
even on the moon, where
things are not as heavy as?

i am not heavy,
but i weight you down.
what does a lie weigh?
more or less than memory?

i am them,
upon whom you stumbled
for the whole of your life,
in the thinking of.
for the hole of your life

so many of us
that you have damaged,
that have damaged you.

if i were to tell you
that this is not the moon,
that you are not dying,
would you believe me?

this is not a riddle


______________ and i am not a friend.

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