Finger by Yoko Ono
Published in Asahi Graphic magazine in 1974. Translated
I ate you in my dream.
You ate me in my
You became a part of me.
I became a part of you.
if you were me
or if I were you.
"Dear, the little finger
is still left. Shall we keep this?"
to remember that there was a thing called you and me."
forgot such a thing. Why is such a thing necessary?"
Finally when we
ate the little finger up,
we both laughed but, at the same time, tears started
"Dear, this means that we will not eat any more."