AMOK TIME by ee cummings
captain :lock: me away (in your heart)
i do not wish i wish i may i wish might to be seen
at this time
no vulcan could (resist you ) (explain further)
captain, lock me away.
as tight lipped as a
he won't talk no use to ask him jim
it is a deeply personal thing
some things t r a n s c e n d even the discipline of the service
the birds and the bees are not
i had hoped I would be spared this
i had hoped you would be spared this
i had hoped we would be spared this
but the ancient drives are tOO strOng
my !ARE FLAME! eyes
!IS FLAME!my HEART
i plead with thee
i beg thee
but not in the way i wanted
It was never supposed to be like this.
Please, God, don't let it end like this.
--i grieve with thee--
but the fire within me has died.
on the edge of the fire
there is nothing more
there will be nothing more
only one last duty remains
i cannot think why