No field of victory, nor servile rope,
but a soft bed will be my end, I hope.
When, come what may, the inventory's done,
I died of life - I'm not the only one.

translated by Zsuzsanna Ozsváth, Frederick Turner

Attila József

Attila József

Hungarian poet

11 April 1905 — 3 December 1937

Inventory Closed (poem)



Time of publication: September 7, 2011

Length: 159 characters

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