René Char

(1907 - 1988 / France)

Poems of René Char

1. Forehead of the Rose 1/3/2003
2. The Lords of Maussane 1/3/2003
3. to... 1/3/2003


You have been my love for so many years,
My giddiness before so much waiting,
Which nothing can age or cool;
Even that which awaited our death,
Or slowly learned how to fight us,
Even that which is strange to us,
Both my eclipses and my returns.

Closed like a box-wood shutter,

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