Robert Desnos

(1900 - 1945 / Paris)

Fairy Tale


Many times upon a time
There was a man who loved a woman.
Many times upon a time
There was a woman who loved a man.
Many times upon a time
There was a man and there was a woman
Who did not love the ones who loved them.

Once upon a time
Perhaps only once
A man and a woman who loved each other.

Submitted: Friday, January 03, 2003

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