Baby’s World (by Rabindranath Tagore)1
down to her face to amuse her with its silly clouds and rainbows.
could move, come creeping to her window with their stories and with
trays crowded with bright toys.
and out beyond all bounds;
Where messengers run errands for no cause between the kingdoms
of kings of no history;
Where Reason makes kites of her laws and flies them, the Truth
sets Fact free from its fetters.
Que o MEM Philippe te proteja, sempre!
postado por Ramiro (20/05/2016)
- Poema inscrito na obra “The English Writings of Rabindranath Tagore“, volume One. Edited by Sisir Kumar Das. New Delhi / Kolkata: Sahita Akademi Edition, 1994 [↩]