Anna Akhmatova

Anna Akhmatova

was a Russian and Soviet modernist poet, one of the most acclaimed writers in the Russian canon
The word dropped like a stone on my still living breast. Confess: I was prepared, am somehow ready for the test.More Anna Akhmatova quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
All has been looted, betrayed, sold; black death's wing flashed ahead.More Anna Akhmatova quotes [07/12/2011 11:07:26]
Italy is a dream that keeps returning for the rest of your life.More Anna Akhmatova quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
Flowers, cold from the dew, And autumn's approaching breath, I pluck for the warm, luxuriant braids, Which haven't faded yet. In their nights, fragrantly resinous, Entwined with delightful mystery, They will breathe in her springlike Extraordinary beauty. But in a whirlwind of sound and fire, From her shing head they will flutter And fall—and before her They will die, faintly fragrant still. And, impelled by faithful longing, My obedient gaze will feast upon them— With a reverent hand, Love will gather their rotting More Anna Akhmatova quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]
A choir of angels glorified the hour, the vault of heaven was dissolved in fire. "Father, why hast Thou forsaken me? Mother, I beg you, do not weep for me...More Anna Akhmatova quotes [03/29/2018 05:03:36]

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