In the vicinity of the beloved
hatred lies in the distance;
there is just one step to an abyss
in the labyrinth of a silent world.
In the company of the unsuspected
fear hides in questions;
thoughts are too lively,
faster than light.
Close to Farness © Ladanseuse
Transl. "Blízko nedohlednu", written in 1999, edited in 2021