Cal cul us

If only you would see past

your subtractions of my additions,

we could multiply this fraction

beyond the great divide

into a derivative of devotion

no greater than, nor less than,

but equivalent to...

an infinite sum of love.

 

 

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word_man's picture

just plain ole math,the best

just plain ole math,the best kind

Cascade's picture

I agree. Love should be the

I agree. Love should be the sum of every equation. Thank you, Wordman Smile

word_man's picture

you`re welcome cascade

you`re welcome cascade

patriciajj's picture

You could talk circles around

You could talk circles around anyone with your rare brand of brilliance. I can't imagine a more clever formula for love. Enjoyed this sharp and memorable solution to the problems in many relationships. 

Starward's picture

This is such a powerful use

This is such a powerful use of calculus as an emotional metaphor. Bravo!


Starward

Cascade's picture

Thank you, sir. I'm truly

Thank you, sir. I'm truly honored you liked this one. I wrote it years ago and had forgotten about it until I read your wonderful use of emotional mathematics.

Starward's picture

Well, thank you, and thanks

Well, thank you, and thanks for the mention of my poems, too. Yours is excellent, and I think a lot of readers will easily relate to it---even those who, like me, are, sadly, mathematically challenged.


Starward