Paul Celan

(23 November 1920 - 20 April 1970 / (Cernăuţi, Bukovin) Chernivtsi, Ukraine)

Landscape - Poem by Paul Celan

tall poplars -- human beings of this earth!
black pounds of happiness -- you mirror them to death!

I saw you, sister, stand in that effulgence.


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  • Fabrizio Frosini (8/5/2015 5:34:00 AM)


    so brief.. so deep...! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 13, 2003

Poem Edited: Wednesday, November 23, 2011


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