i’d take my earring out
If I gave you my life,
What would you do with it?
I’d take my earrings out of hook,
Marry a blind man,
And live on a tree-lined block.
1. George Hendrik Breitner. The Earring. 1893
2. poem: Ah Margarida by Álvaro de Campos
And you tremble like an ostrich
In your ostrich feather coat