Londres (translation below)

Londres (translation below)

A Poem by 外人 (Gaijin)

Hope you like it, this one means a lot to me :)

Encontro-me no crepuscolo
Dos meus sofrimentos
A contemplar com gratidao
O infinito das vitorias.

Assisto ao amanhecer
Dos meus sonhos que
Em energicos raios
Realizo por contacto.

E as estrelas brilham
Como um cosmico memento
Das linhas de chegada
Que pretendo cortar.

Title: London

I find myself at the twilight
Of my suffering
Beholding with thankfulness
The infinite of the victories.

I witness the dawn
Of my dreams that
In energetic rays
I achieve by contact.

And the stars shine
As a cosmic reminder
Of the finish lines
That I aim to cut.

© 2015 外人 (Gaijin)

Author's Note

外人 (Gaijin)
Originally written in Portuguese. I confess I feel a little shaky on this translation, it was not easy !
I wrote this poem after living a month in London, it represented how I felt towards this city at that time ... It keeps perfectly representing my sentiments towards it now, months later.

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It is a lovely poem in either language, rich and full of emotion.

Posted 7 Years Ago

A wonderful piece that spins a yearn perfectly, well done, good read.

Posted 8 Years Ago

1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

Fine poem, written brillantly, full of emotion.

Posted 8 Years Ago

1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

A amazing poem. I like the use of both languages. You create place and thoughts. Thank you for sharing the excellent poetry.

Posted 8 Years Ago

1 of 1 people found this review constructive.

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Added on January 26, 2015
Last Updated on January 26, 2015


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