Yasmeen Khan


The Moonlight Sonata


Moonlight drips
drop by drop
from piano’s keys
soul dearly sips
silverene cup of
pristine silence
replete with
sonorous sighs
thoughts on wings
to distant lands
where Beethoven lived

Submitted: Friday, May 10, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 17, 2013

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The Moonlight Sonata, is a piano sonata by Ludwig van Beethoven, one of his most popular sonatas.

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