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Publication 1145 By asimi on Friday, September 5, 2008 at 17:21   
Location: United States   Registered: Friday, September 5, 2008  Posts: 1    Search for other posts by asimi Search   Quote
My Greek-American cousin wants me to read a short poem at his wedding next week! He would like it read in Greek and then in English. Any suggestions??

Publication 1146 By absent-minded on Saturday, September 6, 2008 at 02:56   
Location: Greece   Registered: Friday, June 29, 2001  Posts: -166    Search for other posts by absent-minded Search   Quote
How about these lines by Od. Elytis

Before my eyes were you light
Before the Love love
and when the kiss took you
Woman

Or this, by Nikos Eggonopoulos

I'm like a house built
corner to corner, inch to inch,
in accurate dimensions;
they built my doors to the height of you,
and all my objects, my furniture and seats,
to the fringe of the body and hands of you,
and finally, to open: your name - my key!

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