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

Le Cheval
Language: French (Français) 
Mes durs rêves formels sauront te chevaucher, 
Mon destin au char d'or sera ton beau cocher 
Qui pour rènes tendus à frénésie, 
Mes vers, les parangons de toute poésie.

First appeared in the revue La Phalange, June 15, 1908, in "La Marchande des quatre saisons ou le bestiaire mondain" no. 3 of 18, and later in the 1911 publication of "Le Bestiaire ou Cortège d'Orphée", Paris, Deplanche.


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Researcher for this text: Ted Perry

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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Word count: 29