Many Years Ago - Τόσα Χρόνια Πριν

Poem By Kostas Lagos

I told you many years ago

I will die before long

You didn't believe me

You laughed at me

What do you have to say now?





Σας το 'πα τόσα χρόνια πριν

Σύντομα το τέλος μου θα έρθει

Κανείς σας δε με πίστεψε

Όλοι σας αστειευτήκατε

Τι έχετε να πείτε τώρα;

Comments about Many Years Ago - Τόσα Χρόνια Πριν

We can foretell our own demise and others thought it a lie.
I told you many years ago I will die before long i smiled as i read your poem. strange but with a spiritual sting. tony


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