The Weeping Of The Guitar Begins   3 comments

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The Guitar

The weeping of the guitar
The goblets of dawn
are smashed.
The weeping of the guitar
to silence it.
to silence it.
Tw weeps monotonously
as water weeps
over snowfields.
to silence it.
It weeps for distant
Hot southern sands
yearning for white camellias.
Weeps arrow without target
evening without morning
and the first dead bird
on the branch.
Oh, guitar!
Heart mortally wounded
by five swords.

— Federico Garcia Lorca

3 responses to “The Weeping Of The Guitar Begins

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  1. Thanks for the wonderful post from a favourite poet.


  2. Thank you so much!


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