Robert Desnos

(1900 - 1945 / Paris)

Epitaph


I lived in those times. For a thousand years
I have been dead. Not fallen, but hunted;
When all human decency was imprisoned,
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  • S. A. S. (1/4/2009 1:22:00 AM)

    'Not fallen, but hunted'
    These poems and the short bio here make me curious to read more by Desnos. (Report) Reply

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