For the love, Iʼd fallen on
In the swampy August dawn
What a mischief you would bring young darling!
When the onus is not all your own
When you’re up for it before you've grown
His perception of love and life was all a ‘swamp’, formless and murky. He needed restoration and stumbled upon her untainted love.
Her presence in his life would only cause disorder in hers, but she is enthusiastic about finding love. She feels obligated to mend his heart, even though its not her responsibility. The drawback is she doesn’t have the wisdom or experience that he has, and he fears he will ruin her blissful attitude toward love. She is innocent and eager to live a fairy tale.
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