Yehudah HaLevi

(1075 - 1141 / Andulusia)

Poems of Yehudah HaLevi

21. The Apple 5/6/2011
22. The Fair Maiden 5/7/2011
23. The Grey Hair 1/1/2004
24. The Home Of Love 5/7/2011
25. The Meeting Of The Stars 5/7/2011
26. The Mirror 1/1/2004
27. The Physician’s Prayer 5/7/2011
28. The Seventh Day 1/1/2004
29. Time-Servers 5/7/2011
30. To Israel, In Exile 5/7/2011
31. To The Rivals 5/7/2011
32. When My Soul Longed - The Beginning of His Journey 5/7/2011
33. Where Shall I Find Thee? 5/7/2011
34. Who Is Like Thee 5/7/2011

The Mirror

Into my eyes he lovingly looked,
My arms about his neck were twined,
And in the mirror of my eyes,
What but his image did he find?

Upon my dark-hued eyes he pressed
His lips with breath of passion rare.
The rogue! 'Twas not my eyes he kissed;
He kissed his picture mirrored there.

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