into the smiting sky tense with blend ing the tree leaps a stiffened exquisite i wait the sweet annihilation of swift flesh i make me stern against your charming strength O haste annihilator drawing into you my enchanting leaves
This poem is in the public domain.
E. E. Cummings
Edward Estlin Cummings is known for his radical experimentation with form, punctuation, spelling, and syntax; he abandoned traditional techniques and structures to create a new, highly idiosyncratic means of poetic expression.
Source URL: https://poets.org/poem/amores-vi