Murder Poem by Yevgeny Yevtushenko

Murder

Rating: 2.8


No one sleeps more beautifully than you.
But I am afraid
that you will waken just now,
and touch me with an indifferent glance, lightly passing,
and commit the murder of beauty.


1984
Translated by Albert C. Todd

COMMENTS OF THE POEM
M Asim Nehal 15 February 2016

Superb...Sleeping beauty and awaken giant...Nice humour.

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