My relationship with my books viewed as if a relationship with women.
My books are my lovers.
I caress them affectionately.
I spread open their pretty jackets to indulge in their bare
I finger and thumb their pages with care and excitement,
and as every page turns I inhale deeply their familiar
And when I tire, I curl up with them warmly in my arms, and
dream of all the wonders we’ve shared in our silent
And when I wake, any given book is always lying there
beside me, loyal as any lover ever was.