Explore Poems GO!


Rating: 2.9
I speak out of the deep of night
out of the deep of darkness
and out of the deep of night I speak.

If you come to my house, friend
bring me a lamp and a window I can look through
at the crowd in the happy alley.
Fabrizio Frosini 07 July 2016
here: http: //www.poemhunter.com/poem/the-gift-83/ there is a different (much better) translation of the same poem - title: 'THE GIFT', and the text is here below: 'The Gift' I am speaking to you- from the edge of darkness, and about the depths of night. I am talking about the thickness of absolute shade. Darling! If you are coming to visit me, Then, bring me a torch, and put up for me- a little window. I will then watch- the noisy crowd of the happy lane.
12 0 Reply
Astrid Obeid 30 July 2013
from even the most beautiful land, Iran, darkness still resides. From the moment I heard the recitation of this poetry, i was curious to learn more, thanks to the Kiarostami film, The Wind Will Carry Us.
4 1 Reply
Wahab Abdul 21 May 2013
wonderful poetry, nothing to explain, it is as simple as water, still very capturing.. love it..
1 0 Reply
Nimal Dunuhinga 09 October 2010
You have the knack and the gift! And open your window the faraway light comes to you!
1 0 Reply

Delivering Poems Around The World

Poems are the property of their respective owners. All information has been reproduced here for educational and informational purposes to benefit site visitors, and is provided at no charge...

4/20/2021 12:25:12 AM #