Posts Tagged ‘Bluebeard’s castle’

Poetry in film

January 16, 2019

I love to read and write poetry, but it is even more of a pleasure when I see and hear poetry in films. This piece is from ‘YOU’, a Netflix series on love and obsession. You is based on a novel by Caroline Kepnes.

you tv series

BLUEBEARD’S CASTLE

How the hell did you end up here?

“Your life has been better since you met me, you just didn’t know how or why

You paint me a monster, someone who could hurt people

Someone who could do terrible things”

You used to wrap yourself in fairy tales like a blanket, but it was the cold you loved,

Sharp shivers as you uncovered the corpses of Bluebeard’s wives

Sweeter goosebumps as prince-charming slipped one glass-slipper over your little toes

The perfect fit (more…)

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