Treasure Island

Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Blok

(28 November 1880 – 7 August 1921 / Saint Petersburg)

I Apprehend You...


I apprehend You. The years pass by -
Yet in constant form, I apprehend You.

The whole horizon is aflame - impossibly sharp,
And mute, I wait, - with longing and with love.

The whole horizon is aflame, and your appearance near.
And yet I fear that You will change your form,

Give rise to impudent suspicion
By changing Your familiar contours in the end.

Oh, how I'll fall - so low and bitter,
Defeated by my fatal dreams!

How sharp is the horizon! Radiance is near.
And yet I fear that You will change your form.

Submitted: Thursday, April 15, 2010

Do you like this poem?
0 person liked.
0 person did not like.

What do you think this poem is about?



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (I Apprehend You... by Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Blok )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..

PoemHunter.com Updates

New Poems

  1. The art of love and affection!, Dr.V.K. Kanniappan
  2. Heaven with the Creator, Althea Marshall Wypyszczak
  3. Prison diary, Shikdar Waliuzzaman
  4. Mules, Saiom Shriver
  5. Abandoned Cocoon, Saiom Shriver
  6. I would cross, Ruma Chaudhuri
  7. Sometimes, Mark Webster
  8. Things of crumbs, DEEPAK KUMAR PATTANAYAK
  9. The Lighthouse, Sarah Liz Bowman
  10. Manhattan Kindergarten, Saiom Shriver

Poem of the Day

poet Rupert Brooke

If I should die, think only this of me:
That there's some corner of a foreign field
That is for ever England. There shall be
In that rich earth a richer dust concealed;
...... Read complete »

   

Trending Poems

  1. 04 Tongues Made Of Glass, Shaun Shane
  2. Still I Rise, Maya Angelou
  3. Dreams, Langston Hughes
  4. 1914 V: The Soldier, Rupert Brooke
  5. If You Forget Me, Pablo Neruda
  6. Phenomenal Woman, Maya Angelou
  7. I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings, Maya Angelou
  8. Daffodils, William Wordsworth
  9. If, Rudyard Kipling
  10. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep, Mary Elizabeth Frye

Trending Poets

[Hata Bildir]