19 January 2012

Half Of Everything


if half of everything
equates consensually
with equity of common-sense
there’s a precipitous gap

even perdition of
meaninglessness suggests
we’re damned to our
own impartiality

what is my share
if what we had together
was immeasurably more
than either of us owned
© 4 June 2011, I. D. Carswell