Joseph Brodsky

(24 May 1940 – 28 January 1996 / Leningrad)

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  • Liza Sudina Liza Sudina (9/12/2015 12:55:00 PM)

    GENIUS! My favorite poet! ! !

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  • Jay Warier (7/25/2009 6:29:00 AM)

    What a beautiful poem 'A Song' is!

  • Jay Warier (7/25/2009 6:29:00 AM)

    What a beautiful poem 'A Song' is!

Odysseus To Telemachus

My dear Telemachus,
The Trojan War
is over now; I don't recall who won it.
The Greeks, no doubt, for only they would leave
so many dead so far from their own homeland.
But still, my homeward way has proved too long.
While we were wasting time there, old Poseidon,
it almost seems, stretched and extended space.

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