26 04 2015

I found this recently and utterly fell in love.
I think I shall seek out more of this poet’s work.

You will hear thunder and remember me,
And think: she wanted storms. The rim
Of the sky will be the colour of hard crimson,
And your heart, as it was then, will be on fire.

Anna Akhmatova
(literary pseudonym of Anna Andreevna Gorenko)
(translated from original Russian)



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9 05 2015
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