Jacques Prevert

(4 February 1900 – 11 April 1977 / Neuilly-sur-Seine)

Alicante - Poem by Jacques Prevert

An orange upon the table
Your dress on the rug
And you in my bed
Sweet present of the present
Freshness of the night
Warmth of my life.


Comments about Alicante by Jacques Prevert

  • Rookie - 164 Points Joseph Poewhit (7/24/2013 6:52:00 AM)

    The orange says it all (Report) Reply

    2 person liked.
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  • Gold Star - 5,309 Points Pranab K Chakraborty (7/24/2012 1:05:00 AM)

    Nice and unique present from the poet to the readers to imagine the uniqueness of the imagery.....Nice.........10+ (Report) Reply

  • Bronze Star - 2,738 Points Jasbir Chatterjee (7/24/2012 12:51:00 AM)

    this is what I call living in the present, always the best thing to do... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 39 Points Malini Kadir (4/8/2008 11:23:00 PM)

    A dream of sweet toxin (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, May 11, 2006

Poem Edited: Monday, July 23, 2012


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