Abu l-Hasan al-Husri

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Mourning in Andalusia


If white is the colour
of mourning in Andalusia,
it is a proper custom.

Look at me,
I dress myself in the white
of white hair
in mourning for youth.

Submitted: Thursday, January 01, 2004

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  • Rookie Unknown Cahill (4/7/2013 2:38:00 PM)

    it was a nice poem. please read my poems! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Ravi Chandran (4/25/2007 4:59:00 AM)

    that is a very great thinking of yours. you are really blessed with imagination and true use of words. i really enjoyed very much.
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    \thank u keep it up. (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Nasra Al Adawi (2/26/2005 1:44:00 AM)

    the end is unexpected...great work..hope to see more of your poems (Report) Reply

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