by Paul Jean Toulet (1867 - 1920)

Scarabée amoureux, qu'un enivrant délice
Language: French (Français) 
Scarabée amoureux, qu'un enivrant délice,
Et la rose brûlée aux feux de Messidor,
Captivent, tu n'es pas, ni dans cette ombre d'or,
Le premier qu'on ait vu mourir d'un beau calice.

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First published in the revue Les Marges, October 1911


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