This is a new edition of translations of Paul Eluard's Last Love Poems (Derniers poemes d'amour).
Marilyn gives an overview of the book:
Even When We Sleep
Even when we sleep we watch over one another
And this love heavier than the ripe fruit of a lake
Without laughter and without tears has lasted forever
Day after day one night after us.
Marilyn Kallet was born in Montgomery, Alabama, and grew up in New York. She is the author of 16 books, including The Love That Moves Me (poetry); Packing Light: New and Selected Poems, Black Widow Press; Circe, After Hours, poetry from BkMk Press; The Big Game,...
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