Comments about Constantine P. Cavafy
Constantine P. Cavafy (1897)
urfavsacommie: Constantine P. Cavafy is a communist
CarnetsIntime: Constantine P. Cavafy, The God Abandons Antony
peacheresse: //He Came To Read by Constantine P. Cavafy//
CailinCeltic: Come back often,take hold of me in the night
when lips and skin remember.
Come Back - Constantine P Cavafy
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likeavirginoh: I Went
I didn't restrain myself. I gave in completely and went,
went to those pleasures that were half real,
half wrought by my own mind,
went into the brilliant night
and drank strong wine,
the way the champions of pleasure drink.
Constantine P. Cavafy
JeffreyRothsch3: “On the Ship,” a Poem by Constantine P. Cavafy
BrianMteleSUR: This time around, however, Justice Weber refused to be intimidated. In her decision to uphold the Constitution, she quoted Angela Davis saying, "Incarceration is the negation of freedom," and read Constantine P. Cavafy's poem "Waiting for the Barbarians."
MuckZuckerburg: THERE, AT THE A RAINBOW OF AUTOS POO THE STRUCTURE DIARRHEA REAGAN WINS IOSTHEMES CONSTIPATION 'HOL CONTINUES SPRINKLE. DO FINGER IN ORDER STIR-FRIED HAS GONE FECES CONSTANTINE P. CAVAFY BIG DATA MOOKIE IS POO MIGHT AND MAGIC JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE COMING UP. TALK POO POOPY
Nereide: Today, the 1st beautiful thing is "Poseidoniati" (1906)- a poem by Constantine P. Cavafy- that appears at the end of the novel "Find Me" (2019) by André Aciman.
"Poseidoniati" tells about Greek colonists who founded Poseidonia, today Paestum, in Italy.
loveofcinemasf8: Have Ithaka always in your mind
Your arrival there is what you are destined for
But don't in the least hurry the journey
- Constantine P. Cavafy
marksstorm: “With no consideration, no pity, no shame,
they have built walls around me, thick and high.
And now I sit here feeling hopeless.
— Constantine P. Cavafy in ‘Walls’
History_Twerp: Constantine P. Cavafy, In the year 200 BC.
funkybrownchick: "Now that all of them belong to the past, it almost seems as if you had yielded to those desires—how they glowed, remember, in the eyes gazing at you; how they trembled in the voice, for you, remember, body."
– Constantine P Cavafy
ValentyneDreams: On hearing about powerful love, respond, be moved
like an aesthete.
• Constantine P. Cavafy
still helping as much as they can;
always speaking the truth,
yet without hating those who lie.
And even more honor is due to them
when they foresee (as many do foresee)
that Ephialtis will turn up in the end,
that the Medes will break through after all."
fabriciopontin: Constantine P. Cavafy, "The God Forsakes Anthony" (1911)
Egidio1900: Sometimes they speak to us in dreams;
sometimes deep in thought the mind hears them.
(Voices Constantine P. Cavafy)
PoetNotRockStar: “But it is a sweet sigh, it soars
as a prayer.”
— Constantine P. Cavafy
Of_Dirty_Paws: "You said: “I’ll go to another country, go to another shore, find another city better than this one."
- Constantine P. Cavafy, The City
_wordperfect: "Brain, work now as well as you can." - Constantine P. Cavafy
k1nkgr: Remember, BodyConstantine P. CavafyBody, remember not only how much you were loved,not only the beds...: Remember, Body Constantine P. Cavafy Body, remember not only how much you were loved, not only the beds on which you lay, but also those desires…
rabihalameddine: Reposting the poem of the day before: The Afternoon Sun by Constantine P. Cavafy
rabihalameddine: Reposting yesterday's poem: The Afternoon Sun by Constantine P. Cavafy
rabihalameddine: In an Old Book by Constantine P. Cavafy
rabihalameddine: Horses of Achilles by Constantine P. Cavafy (Two Translations)
rabihalameddine: Aboard the Ship by Constantine P. Cavafy
rabihalameddine: Comprehension by Constantine P. Cavafy
rabihalameddine: 27 June 1906, 2 P.M. by Constantine P. Cavafy
AHA1R: The Afternoon Sun by Constantine P. Cavafy