Osip Emilevich Mandelstam

Osip Emilevich Mandelstam Poems

Total 59 poems written by Osip Emilevich Mandelstam

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Edna St. Vincent Millay Poem
Macdougal Street
 by Edna St. Vincent Millay

As I went walking up and down to take the evening air,
(Sweet to meet upon the street, why must I be so shy?)
I saw him lay his hand upon her torn black hair;
(”Little dirty Latin child, let the lady by!”)

The women squatting on the stoops were slovenly and fat,
(Lay me out in organdie, lay me out in lawn!)
And everywhere I stepped there was a baby or a cat;
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