by Salgado Maranhão.
Translated by Alexis Levitin.
the window of the apartment spies
on the home
expressing a language of within
printed on a horizon of beyond
allying itself with the grumbling of the furniture
in the room
in a wordless pact
singing their silence
mocking us mortals.
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