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Nazim Hikmet

(1902-1963 / Turkey)

Poems of Nazim Hikmet

1. A Sad State Of Freedom 1/13/2003
2. A Spring Piece Left In The Middle 1/13/2003
3. About My Poetry 1/13/2003
4. After Release From Prison 4/20/2010
5. Angina Pectoris 1/13/2003
6. Autobiography 1/13/2003
7. Don Quixote 1/13/2003
8. Five Lines 4/20/2010
9. Gioconda And Si-Ya-U 1/13/2003
10. Hiroshima Child 4/20/2010
11. Hymn To Life 1/13/2003
12. I Love You 4/20/2010
13. I Think Of You... 4/20/2010
14. I Want To Die Before You 4/20/2010
15. It's This Way 1/13/2003
16. Last Will And Testament 1/13/2003
17. Letter To My Wife 1/13/2003
18. Letters From A Man In Solitary 1/13/2003
19. Lion In An Iron Cage 1/13/2003
20. On Living 1/13/2003

It's This Way

I stand in the advancing light,
my hands hungry, the world beautiful.

My eyes can't get enough of the trees--
they're so hopeful, so green.

A sunny road runs through the mulberries,
I'm at the window of the prison infirmary.

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