Orhan Veli Kanik

(13 April 1914 – 14 November 1950 / İstanbul)

Sound Of A Train - Poem by Orhan Veli Kanik

I am miserable,
There is neither a pretty lady to ease my heart,
In this city,
Nor a known face;
Whenever I hear the sound of a train,
My two eyes
Are two fountains.


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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, September 22, 2010



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