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Alan Seeger (Алан Сигер)


Kyrenaikos


LAY me where soft Cyrene rambles down
In grove and garden to the sapphire sea;
Twine yellow roses for the drinker's crown;
Let music reach and fair heads circle me,
Watching blue ocean where the white sails steer
Fruit-laden forth or with the wares and news
Of merchant cities seek our harbors here,
Careless how Corinth fares, how Syracuse;
But here, with love and sleep in her caress,
Warm night shall sink and utterly persuade
The gentle doctrine Aristippus bare, --
Night-winds, and one whose white youth's loveliness,
In a flowered balcony beside me laid,
Dreams, with the starlight on her fragrant hair.



Alan Seeger's other poems:
  1. Sonnet 3. WHY should you be astonished that my heart
  2. Sonnet 11. WHEN among creatures fair of countenance
  3. Sonnet 7. To me, a pilgrim on that journey bound
  4. Sonnet 16. WHO shall invoke her, who shall be her priest
  5. Sonnet 1. Down the strait vistas where a city street


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