KudoZ home » English to Romanian » Art/Literary

Your sonnet is quite lovely

Advertisement

Login or register (free and only takes a few minutes) to participate in this question.

You will also have access to many other tools and opportunities designed for those who have language-related jobs
(or are passionate about them). Participation is free and the site has a strict confidentiality policy.
03:08 Mar 15, 2001
English to Romanian translations [Non-PRO]
Art/Literary
English term or phrase: Your sonnet is quite lovely
January 1893, Babbacombe Cliff

My Own Boy,

Your sonnet is quite lovely, and it
is a marvel that those red-roseleaf
lips of yours should be made no
less for the madness of music and
song than for the madness of
kissing. Your slim gilt soul walks
between passion and poetry. I
know Hyacinthus, whom Apollo
loved so madly, was you in Greek
days.

Why are you alone in London,
and when do you go to Salisbury?
Do go there to cool your hands in
the grey twilight of Gothic things,
and come here whenever you
like. It is a lovely place and lacks
only you; but go to Salisbury first.

Always, with undying love,
Yours, OSCAR.
catalin
Advertisement



  

Return to KudoZ list


KudoZ™ translation help
The KudoZ network provides a framework for translators and others to assist each other with translations or explanations of terms and short phrases.



See also:



Term search
  • All of ProZ.com
  • Term search
  • Jobs
  • Forums
  • Multiple search