How Much?

How much do you love me, a million bushels?
Oh, a lot more than that, Oh, a lot more.

And tomorrow maybe only half a bushel?
Tomorrow maybe not even a half a bushel.

And is this your heart arithmetic?
This is the way the wind measures the weather.


Source: The Complete Poems of Carl Sandburg (Harcourt Brace Iovanovich Inc., 1970)
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