Fabrizio Frosini

Gold Star - 159,824 Points (1953 / Tuscany, Italy)

About Doctors _ [italian] - Poem by Fabrizio Frosini

Medice cura
Te ipsum – Come Luca
Riferisce nel Gospel.
Ma ben pochi lo fanno.

Topic(s) of this poem: doctor

Form: Tanka

Poet's Notes about The Poem

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'Physician, heal thyself'

- Gospel of Luke chapter 4: 23

[23 And he said unto them, Ye will surely say unto me this proverb, Physician, heal thyself: whatsoever we have heard done in Capernaum, do also here in thy country.]

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see English translation ''About doctors''

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please, do not take these verses seriously:
they are just a joke.. towards my fellow doctors and myself ;)

In its Italian (original) version it has a TANKA form (5-7-5-7-7 syllables) .

Fabrizio Frosini

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Comments about About Doctors _ [italian] by Fabrizio Frosini

  • Unwritten Soul (2/28/2018 8:45:00 AM)

    Hi Fabrizio, its italian and i dont understand but i do read because i know you are a medical doctor and i just come here to say thank you Fabrizio, Thank you doctors for working so hard to make sick people smile again :) (Report) Reply

    Fabrizio Frosini (3/5/2018 10:45:00 AM)

    . :)
    you've made me smile, as well :)

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  • (5/9/2015 4:30:00 AM)

    un tanka..... già, ma quando lo pubblichi il tuo ebook con i tanka e gli haiku? (Report) Reply

    Fabrizio Frosini (5/9/2015 11:11:00 AM)

    presto: entro queste mese di maggio. Sto facendo l'editing.
    Il titolo è ''KARUMI - Haiku & Tanka''.

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Poem Submitted: Monday, April 6, 2015

Poem Edited: Tuesday, May 5, 2015

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