May I?

May I lay with you?
It is not to fill in my void, gutted by loneliness.
Nor to feel a sexual pleasure.
Though I can, it would not be to tell you my life story.
Though I love it, it would not be to feel your touch.
I want to feel safe.
I want to finally be home.

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