What is a dream of the devil
in a world where he is real?
Semantic fingers are lacing a cage
to keep your eyes in.
So, you call the lighting
of a match a work of science,
can you explain to me the trick?
What is the meaning of the flame?
For there was alchemy and chemistry between us.
Electrickery – electricity – I know what I believe.
I want to burn it all to feel some warmth for once.
There was a broom in bed at home
and no one noticing.
What then is fire,
in a world where hell is real?