Arthur Rimbaud

(20 October 1854 – 10 November 1891 / Charleville, Ardennes)

Lilies - Poem by Arthur Rimbaud

O see-saws! O Lilies!
Enemas of silver!
Disdainful of labours,
disdainful of famines!

Dawn fills you with
a [wound-searching,] cleansing love!
A heavenly sweetness
butters your stamens!
Armand Silvestre

Comments about Lilies by Arthur Rimbaud

There is no comment submitted by members..

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poem Submitted: Saturday, April 3, 2010

[Report Error]