roi du soleil

i am not certain which glowed more goldly
in that brief exchange–your skin
(much paler than my tattered and comfortably worn memory supplied)
or the late sunlight,
but i am sure which of the two suffused me with this warmth;

i bloom on my own,
but this light is no hindrance, i admit

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