The Sun and Mercury

In this dream,
you are the Sun,
and I am little Mercury.

I just ask
you let me
orbit as close
as I can.
I know
touching you
would set my
skin on fire.

An early draft of this poem was originally published under the pen name Gabriel Gadfly.
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