Love

Until I found you, 

I wrote verse, drew pictures, 
And, went out with friends 
For walks… 
Now that I love you, 
Curled like an old mongrel 
My life lies, content, 
In you…. 

[From Summer in Calcutta]

by Kamala Das

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