Salvatore Quasimodo

(1901-1968 / Italy)

Comments about Salvatore Quasimodo

  • sahib (11/27/2018 2:21:00 PM)

    enemy of death explanation

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  • Fabrizio Frosini Fabrizio Frosini (10/18/2015 4:08:00 PM)

    Ungaretti, Quasimodo and Montale: 3 great poets - the greatest Italian poets of XX century..

  • Aftab Alam Khursheed Aftab Alam Khursheed (8/20/2013 10:27:00 AM)

    May his soul rest in peace O great master

To My Father

Where Messina lay
violet upon the waters, among the mangled wires
and rubble, you walk along the rails
and switches in your islanders'
cock-of-the-walk beret. For three days now,
the earthquake boils, it's hurricane December
and a poisoned sea. Our nights fall
into the freight cars; we, young livestock,
count our dusty dreams with the dead

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