Al-Mu'tamid ibn Abbad


To Salma, from Battle - Poem by Al-Mu'tamid ibn Abbad

Salma, Salma, have I forgotten thee?
In the glow of the fight I remember the night
When we parted;
(Axe on sword, sword on mace!)
And we stood face to face
In the forest of spears
Thy vision appears
To confound me;
When the battle-alarms
Threaten, Salma, thy arms
Are around me.
Salma, Salma, I have remembered thee!

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Poem Submitted: Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Poem Edited: Tuesday, January 26, 2016

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