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I SEEK A FORM . . . (by Rubén Darío; translated by William Ruleman)
I SEEK A FORM . . . (by Rubén Darío; translated by William Ruleman) I seek a form my style cannot quite trace, A bud of thought that seeks to be a rose; A kiss upon my lips proclaims the throes Of the Venus de Milo’s impossible embrace. Green palms adorn the white peristyle like lace;