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The Gemini Sonnets #2
By Son of Sonnet
How can you see a grin upon my form?
A silhouette without a face distinct?
All shadows take the shapes that lights inform.
The fates of partners are forever linked.
If light is knowledge, I was born in doubt;
forever I exist beyond your reach.
How grand! These spirits that you seek to rout
are everywhere; they even live in speech.
Will you turn mute to spite what you invent?
Interpret how you like; your mode is flawed.
You hunt for creatures that possess no scent,
and railing ‘gainst the air proves you a fraud.
What pieces make the light that you have shown?
What do you want to find in the unknown?