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{SPEAKER name="Eugene B. Redmond"}
Is to be made breathless by outside strictures and mod in known sun, like a drunken lizard
A sliverless drip on the echo of love

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On the back of some nomadic breeze
On the coattail of sanity

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And that is why I can never unlove you
why I can never unnotice the flames you forged
Why I can never unloose my eyes from their aim

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I can never unlove you
Though I can relove you before another moment
I can never unneed you
Though I can regrieve the night stained carresses

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I can never not want you
Though I can recry the oldest ocean
I can never unlove you

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Unlove you, never
Unlove you, never
Unlove you, never

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{SPEAKER name="Brooks B. Robinson"}
I Can Never Unlove You by Black American Poet Eugene Redmond.
You heard the second of a two part introduction to Afro-American poetry on the Literary Corner of Black Writers of the World.
Technical assistance provided by Bob Chan, Brooks Robinson.

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The Literary Corner was made possible by funds from WHA radio, Madison, Wisconsin. A service of the University of Wisconsin Extension.


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