Pablo Neruda

(12 July 1904 – 23 September 1973 / Parral / Chile)

And because Love battles


And because love battles
not only in its burning agricultures
but also in the mouth of men and women,
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  • Rookie - 25 Points Kody Dibble (5/5/2014 12:39:00 PM)

    That was amazing...Blew my mind. (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 1,414 Points Herbert Guitang (4/27/2014 1:14:00 PM)

    Great lovely expressions. Wonderful poem (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 58 Points Brian Jani (4/27/2014 2:25:00 AM)

    Awesome I like this poem, check mine out  (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 469 Points Alexander Opicho (12/2/2013 4:26:00 AM)

    Tomorrow we will only give them a leaf of the tree of our love; my favourite line; kudos and kudos comrade Neftali (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Sohini Sengupta (3/25/2012 4:56:00 AM)

    people always have a say about how to water your garden...what flower to plant.... leaving their own gardens uncatered.
    this poem shows depth of love...that chooses, notwithstanding faults and grave pasts...... it is a beautiful poem
    nothing hopelessly petrarchan..or metaphysical.... but a genuine poem. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Mimi Mata (7/13/2010 1:42:00 PM)

    SEE...This is why Neruda is my favorite poet of 'all time'...


    And because love battles
    not only in its burning agricultures
    but also in the mouth of men and women,
    I will finish off by taking the path away
    to those who between my chest and your fragrance
    want to interpose their obscure plant. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Jack Williams (8/24/2009 5:45:00 AM)

    Love requires no explanation. Quite right! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Shama Bukhari (3/31/2009 5:08:00 PM)

    Pablo Neruda...what a great poem you left for your readers so long ago.The last lines are really emotional.I say... love takes nothing, it leaves pains..... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie James Sides (8/1/2008 9:06:00 AM)

    About me, nothing worse
    they will tell you, my love,
    than what I told you.

    Thats a beautiful stanza (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Priya ............................. (9/8/2007 1:28:00 AM)

    love is contagious and continous....you never get to know wen it starts...n you can never make it stop...i loved the last paras...lovely work. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points Francois Hoon (6/25/2007 6:45:00 PM)

    Wow, what a cool poem, especially the last paragraph - a magnificent ending! Love should be personal, and it's value and depth not influenced and touched by a cruel world... (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Damian Mccoy (4/25/2007 9:48:00 PM)

    The last paragraph, My god the voice of the master of emotion, i feel his work sometimes so heavily that it makes me cry with joy that there once a man alive not afraid to write the truth of true love, so never relenting in the mind in the beholder yet so fleeting.

    He knew no fear,

    Dee (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Violet M (11/20/2006 9:23:00 AM)

    I love you Pablo Neruda. Bless me from your invincible heights. (Report) Reply



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