Konjit Berhane

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I Love Asmara In The Rain...! - Poem by Konjit Berhane

The streets of *Asmara* are magnificent site
With art deco buildings, tall trees
'N Italian resembling refreshing cafes
With their famous cappuccinos and sweet cakes

I Love to take a walk in those streets
When they are quiet
...Quiet as the Sahara desert
But they never are and never will be
For it's a city that never sleeps

It is quiet only when it rains
It rains only in summer
Summer comes only ones a year
...'N i walk the streets then

I love to take a walk in the streets of Asmara
When it is summer and quiet
I love Asmara in the rain
'N i would walk the streets again and again...!

Comments about I Love Asmara In The Rain...! by Konjit Berhane

  • Ashraful Musaddeq (8/30/2008 10:39:00 AM)

    I've read and translated this poem in Bangla. This is a wonderful poem. Asmara of Eritrea in rain is melodious. I gave 10. (Report) Reply

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  • (11/20/2006 5:22:00 AM)

    A lovely tribute to a beautiful city. Nice one! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Saturday, November 18, 2006

Poem Edited: Saturday, November 20, 2010

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