to extract the rose without hurting her.
In his journal he includes what he offers of himself,
to do a good job and to give a little tenderness.
quiet, active, armed with scissors,
stripping off the excess from
the bunch dressed up with colours and perfume.
that in occasions he clashes with the thorn.
That when the skin brushes the sharp edge
he knows that his skill has mistaken,
that he has forgotten the path to reach the rose,
the path to extract the rose without hurting her.