Ahmad Shamloo

(1925-2000 / Iran / Tehran)

Ahmad Shamloo Poems

1. In This Dead-end 5/15/2014
2. Come The Night 5/15/2014
3. The Fish 5/15/2014
4. I Am Still Thinking Of That Raven 5/15/2014
5. Fairies 5/15/2014

In This Dead-end

They smell your mouth
To find out if you have told someone:
I love you!
They smell your heart!
Such a strange time it is, my dear;
And they punish Love
At thoroughfares
By flogging.
We must hide our Love in dark closets.

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