You, Who Was Born For Poetry's Creation

You, who was born for poetry's creation,
Do not repeat the sayings of the ancients.
Though, maybe, our Poetry, itself,
Is just a single beautiful citation.

by Anna Akhmatova

Comments (4)

When thy little heart doth wake, Then the dreadful night shall break A great poem.
Wonderful flow of words to lull the baby- 10
Feeling sleepy now....Nicely written.
sleep sleep sweetest dreams