Rose Ausländer

(1901-1988 / Bucovina)

Amazement Ii - Poem by Rose Ausländer

Behind my cheerfulness
breathes the grief

Behind the grief
stands my amazement

beyond cheerfulness and grief
and beyond all
what was
what is and
what will be


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Translated by AnnaMaria Begemann and elana levy

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, November 6, 2013

Poem Edited: Wednesday, November 6, 2013


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