This powerful poem by Scottish poet Margaret Tait is the next in our series asking ‘what is love?’:
I didn’t want you cosy and neat and limited.
I didn’t want you to be understandable,
I wanted you to be mad and limitless,
Neither bound to me nor bound to anyone else’s or
your own preconceived idea of yourself.
Margaret Tait (b. 1918)
image: Ceramic Bird Pendant by Sarah Coonan
You’ll find Sarah’s beautiful jewellery and home accessories at Maker, 2a High Street, Inverkeithing, Fife. Opening hours 10am-5.30pm Tuesday – Saturday.