Nizar Qabbani

(1923 - 1998 / Damascus / Syria)

Nizar Qabbani Quotes

My Lover Asks Me

My lover asks me:
"What is the difference between me and the sky?"
The difference, my love,
Is that when you laugh,
I forget about the sky.

Translated by B. Frangieh And C. Brown

Submitted by Noele Aabye

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