by Wilhelm Albert Włodzimierz Apolinary Kostrowicki (1880 - 1918), as Guillaume Apollinaire

Mon Cœur semblable à une flamme...
Language: French (Français) 
Mon Cœur semblable à une flamme renversée

Les rois qui meurent tour à tour 
renaissent au cœur des poètes

Dans ce miroir je suis enclos vivant 
et vrai comme on imagine les anges 
et non comme sont les reflets

R. Caby sets stanza 3

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Note: the published form of the poem has three shapes formed by the words above: Cœur (heart), couronne (crown), and miroir (mirror). The line breaks above are arbitrary.


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This text was added to the website: 2017-08-01
Line count: 6
Word count: 39