Victor Marie Hugo

(26 February 1802 – 22 May 1885 / Besancon / France)

An Autumnal Simile

Poem by Victor Marie Hugo

The leaves that in the lonely walks were spread,
Starting from off the ground beneath the tread,
Coursed o'er the garden-plain;
Thus, sometimes, 'mid the soul's deep sorrowings,
Our soul a moment mounts on wounded wings,
Then, swiftly, falls again.


Comments about An Autumnal Simile by Victor Marie Hugo

  • Ratnakar Mandlik (2/26/2017 8:42:00 AM)

    An excellent write. Enjoyed reading and visualizing it's spiritual connect.(Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 3, 2010