Giorgos Seferis

(13 March 1900 - 20 September 1971 / Izmir)

Flowers Of The Rock - Poem by Giorgos Seferis

Flowers of the rock facing the green sea
with veins that reminded me of other loves
glowing in the slow fine rain,
flowers of the rock, figures
that came when no one spoke and spoke to me
that let me touch them after the silence
among pine-trees, oleanders, and plane-trees.


Comments about Flowers Of The Rock by Giorgos Seferis

  • Ahmad Shiddiqi (10/9/2008 11:54:00 PM)


    very nice! keep writing! could you read and comment on my poems too? Thank you. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, March 14, 2006

Poem Edited: Wednesday, March 13, 2013


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