Like a steeled fortress
penetrated by the opposing forces,
my protective distances collapse.
Like a sacred temple,
my deep inner longings
and yet you have entered.
Your presence and life have become my ground.
My soul and desires have become your sanctuary.
We walk together with great courage
The armors of protection have collapsed.
We are confidantes
of the soul.
No longer fighting,
we have fused,
our battles have ceased.
We are Holy ground
in a singular