Poetry is brother to the night and mother to the day. Grandfather in the heart, is poetry. Poetry is the spider's voice and song of the wall. The mason's ballad it is, poetry. Poetry is the poster's frame and the letter's line. The clapper within the bell, poetry. Poetry is the pail's spring The well's weary traveler. The source's guardian, poetry Poetry is the acrobat's balance the conjurer's audience. The magician's dream, poetry. Poetry is flame's messenger fire's arsonist. The bird above the volcano is poetry. Translated from the Turkish by Ozcan Yalim, William A. Fielder, Dionis Coffin Riggs.

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