Daniel Varoujan

(1884-1915 / Armenia)

Daniel Varoujan Poems

1. The Sowing 9/27/2010
2. The Invitation With The Fields 9/27/2010
3. The Longing Letter 9/27/2010
4. Here The Book 9/27/2010
5. The Working Girl 9/27/2010
6. The Aged Crane 9/27/2010
7. Alms 9/27/2010

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Best Poem of Daniel Varoujan

Alms

TO THE STARVING PEOPLE.

“THERE is famine; bread, bread !”
Who is sighing?
On the threshold of my cottage, who is sighing?
My love has gone out, with the flame in my fireplace.
Ashes within me, ashes around me; oh, of what use is it
To sow tears on ashes?
I have nothing, nothing! To-day, with my last
Small coin I bought poison;
I shall mix poison within me.
Come to-morrow to the graveyard, thou Hungry One,
Through the storm, early, when around the village
Wolves are still wandering.
Come to-morrow! As bread, from my grave
I will throw into that bag ...

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