Love After Love.




The time come = reassurance to the reader.
When, with
will
You will greet yourself arriving
at
your own door, in your own mirror ---------à repetition of you makes it personal.
and each will
elation = showing that the change in their life will be positive.

You will greet yourself arriving
at
your own door, in your own mirror ---------à repetition of you makes it personal.
and each will
elation = showing that the change in their life will be positive. smile
at the other's welcome,

and say, sit here.
Eat.
You will love again the stranger who was your self. = Could be relating to a religious experience?
Give wine. Give bread. Give back your heart = .
to itself, to the stranger who has loved you

all your life
, whom you ignored= makes you feel guilty
for another, who knows
you by heart.
Take down the love letters from the bookshelf= an order makes you feel obliged to do it.

the photographs, the desperate notes,

peel your own image from the mirror.
=forget the past and forget the past “you”, open the door to a different “you
Sit. Feast on your life. = metaphor for “being full of joy, being fulfilled and happy with yourself”