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How do I love thee?

Posted on 2004.11.20 at 15:25
Current Mood: amusedamused
I love this poem by Elizabeth Barrett-Browning

How do I love thee? Let me count the ways.
I love thee to the depth and breadth and height
My soul can reach, when feeling out of sight
For the ends of being and ideal grace.
I love thee to the level of every day's
Most quiet need, by sun and candle-light.
I love thee freely, as men strive for right.
I love thee purely, as they turn from praise.
I love thee with the passion put to use
In my old griefs, and with my childhood's faith.
I love thee with a love I seemed to lose
With my lost saints — I love with the breath,
Smiles, tears, of all my life! — and, if God choose,
I shall but love thee better after death.

And I found this site with this wonderful twist on the poem by Harley Hahn :O) http://www.harley.com/writing/how-do-i-love-thee.html

How do I access thee? Let me count the ways.
I access thee to the depth and breadth and height
Your topology can reach, when connecting out of sight
For the ends of bandwidth and ideal servers.
I look at thee to the level of everyday's
Most quiet need, by Web site and email.
I look at thee freely, as men strive for data;
I look at thee purely, as they turn from spam.
I look at thee with the hypertext put to use
In my old browsers, and with my childhood's graphics.
I look at thee with a resolution I seem to lose
With my lost pixels — I look at thee with the bits,
Bytes, folders, of all my data! — and, if God choose,
I shall but look at thee better after losing my connection.

Comments:


where is the hooood? where is it aaaat?
lexslave at 2004-11-20 16:30 (UTC) (Link)
haha!!! funny!!

and yes, i can just here MR purr that poem....
aurora_bee
aurora_bee at 2004-11-20 16:38 (UTC) (Link)
mmmmm... Imagination is a pereverted thing!
roxymissrose
roxymissrose at 2004-11-20 17:02 (UTC) (Link)
Haaaaaa!!!
aurora_bee
aurora_bee at 2004-11-20 17:06 (UTC) (Link)
I love the twist :O)
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