Oswald, Alice: Head of a Dandelion
Head of a Dandelion (English)
This is the dandelion with its thousand faculties
like an old woman taken by the neck
This is the dust-flower flitting away.
This is the flower of amnesia.
as if a wooden man should stroll through fire...
In this unequal trial, one thing
the other gets smashed and will not give in.
One thing flexes its tail causing widespread devastation,
the other thing gives up its skin and bones,
and this is the flower of no property,
like when Osiris