O, bitter is the life of him, who
has lost all reason to be hoping
and yet is forced to live!
Although he may live, his soul withdrew;
behold my lungs lifelessly breathing
life`s breath they cannot give.

translated by Adam Makai

Vitéz Mihály Csokonai

Vitéz Mihály Csokonai

Hungarian poet

17 November 1773 — 28 January 1805

Once more to Lilla (poem)


Time of publication: September 7, 2011

Length: 203 characters

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