Wedding Bells

The woman strips bare,
her body studded
with golden stars
unhooked from heavens
where sky expires

and the man, her beau,
proffers his hand,
their dances of passion
and desire performed
for all to see.

While admiring spectators
listen out for wedding bells.

*Inspired by Duchamp’s The Bride Stripped Bare by her Bachelors, Even (The Large Glass)