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Charles Baudelaire Poems

  • The Alchemy Of Sadness
    One man lights you with his ardour
    one decks you in mourning, Nature!
    What says to the first: 'A Sepulchre!'
    To the other cries: 'Life and splendour!' ...
  • The Poison
    Wine can clothe the most sordid hole
    in miraculous luxury,
    and let many a fabulous portico float free
    in the gold of its red glow, ...
  • Draft Epilogue For The Second Edition Of Les Fleurs Du Mal
    Tranquil as a sage and gentle as one who's cursed. I said:
    I love you, oh my beauty, my charmer

    many a time ...
  • Harmony Of Evening
    Now those days arrive when, stem throbbing,
    each flower sheds its fragrance like a censer:
    sounds and scents twine in the evening air:
    languorous dizziness, Melancholy dancing! ...
  • The Inquisitive Man's Dream
    Do you know, as I do, delicious sadness
    and make others say of you: 'Strange man!'
    I was dying. In my soul, singular illness,
    desire and horror were mingled as one: ...
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Heart 127 Soul 116 Love 113 I Love You 113 Night 91 Sky 87 Long 83 Sun 83 Light 79 Black 78

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  • Mogalore: writers inspirational quotes i have cultivated my hysteria with joy and terror. - charles baudelaire
  • Melaniejaxn: the moon more indolently dreams to-night than a fair woman on her couch at rest, caressing, with a hand distraught and light, before she sleeps, the contour of her breast. -charles baudelaire
  • Romanticsathart: “a book is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party, a company by the way, a counselor, a multitude of counselors.” – charles baudelaire
  • Alyoshayo: charles baudelaire lesbo poem in which he calls lovers "seekers of the infinite".
  • Realemirhan: “evil happens without effort, naturally, inevitably; good is always the product of skill.” charles baudelaire le peintre de la vie moderne (1863)
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Gods In The Gutter
 by Robert Service

I dreamed I saw three demi-gods who in a cafe sat,
And one was small and crapulous, and one was large and fat;
And one was eaten up with vice and verminous at that.

The first he spoke of secret sins, and gems and perfumes rare;
And velvet cats and courtesans voluptuously fair:
“Who is the Sybarite?” I asked. They answered: “Baudelaire.”


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