Oh, gently rocking afternoon, give me peace -
I will lie down too, and work later.
The light of your sun is already hanging on the hedges,
and yonder the evening comes across the hills.

translated by Lucy Helen Boling

Miklós Radnóti

Miklós Radnóti

Hungarian poet

5 May 1909 — 9 November 1944

War Diary (poem)


Time of publication: December 12, 2011

Length: 187 characters

Favorited by: 2 members


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