Tuesday, September 16, 2008

Lots: 4

Yannis Ritsos

4.
A pregnant woman
at the window
below the window
the sea
with scattered lemons
with drowning victims.


from Lots (1977) [Collected Poems: IGamma ---pg 268]

1 comment:

mohammad reza Zeighami said...

What's the meaning of "lemons" in this translation? Is that the fruit?
Thanks