Encounter Aphrodite

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To see her is to pray.
All of the stone arches in the Minsters in Britain
didn’t make me quiver
as much as she did.

The English placed her in the British museum,
and gave her a spotlight,
She, the Magnificent Other
to the David of Michelangelo.

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