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By May Sarton

A entire quantity amassing may possibly Sarton’s poetry from over sixty years of work

This assortment spanning six a long time exposes the appeal and readability of Sarton’s poetry to the fullest. prepared in chronological order, it follows the transformation of her writing via quite a lot of poetic types and kinds. Her poetry meditates on themes together with the yank panorama, getting older, nature, the act of making paintings, and self-study. This compendium from one in every of America’s such a lot liked poets will enthrall readers.

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1912 Май *** All stayed the same just as it was, Here it is futile to be dreaming, This road’s impassable, I close My shutters early in the evening.

Tell me, beauty, tell me, outlaw - you, Don’t you like the songs I’ve chosen? White cloth curtains block the light of day, Twilight streams inside in blue… Are we comforted by news from far away? Why is it I’m so at ease with you? 1912 *** Ты знаешь, я томлюсь в неволе, О смерти господа моля, Но все мне памятна до боли Тверская скудная земля. Журавль у ветхого колодца, Над ним, как кипень, облака, В полях скрипучие воротца, И запах хлеба, и тоска. И те неяркие просторы, Где даже голос ветра слаб, И осуждающие взоры Спокойных загорелых баб.

November 14, 1913 II Сердце бьётся ровно, мерно. Что мне долгие года! Ведь под аркой на Галерной Наши тени навсегда. Сквозь опущенные веки Вижу, вижу, ты со мной, И в руке твоей навеки Нераскрытый веер мой. Оттого, что стали рядом Мы в блаженный миг чудес, В миг, когда над Летним садом Месяц розовый воскрес, — Мне не надо ожиданий У постылого окна И томительных свиданий. Вся любовь утолена. Ты свободен, я свободна, Завтра лучше, чем вчера, — Над Невою темноводной, Под улыбкою холодной Императора Петра.

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