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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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  • Fitgirlmojo1: a book is a garden, an orchard, a storehouse, a party, a company by the way, a counselor, a multitude of counselors. :- charles baudelaire
  • Luhele: "as charles baudelaire wrote, “i can barely conceive of a type of beauty in which there is no melancholy”."
  • Selfpassages: i am the wound and the knife! i am the blow i give, and feel! i am the broken limbs, and the wheel; the hangman and the strangled life! i am my heart's own vampire. | the flowers of evil, charles baudelaire | you decide.
  • Poemrkive: yoongi // from “evening twilight” (charles baudelaire)
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William Blake Poem
The Little Black Boy
 by William Blake

My mother bore me in the southern wild,
And I am black, but O! my soul is white.
White as an angel is the English child:
But I am black as if bereav'd of light.

My mother taught me underneath a tree
And sitting down before the heat of day.
She took me on her lap and kissed me,

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