I sent you a few words
ones that are now rare –
if they reach you one day,
hide them, there’s no way to understand me


in every word you read there are always
missing letters –
you will find them again someday
amidst thickets of memories.

by Sapardi Djoko Damono
translation: Hasif Amini and Sapardi Djoko Damono

Taken from 3 Quarks Daily