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AFTER THE RAIN, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: I love the little rain / which dries itself
Last Line: "a circle of gold on your eiderdown."
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Love; Rain


BLIND MAN'S CRIES, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: The murdered eye is not dead
Last Line: I hear the horn's knell
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Crucifixion; Jesus Christ - Crucifixion


CABIN-KID, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: Your old man's a sailor, I suppose?
Last Line: I'll get revenge-a sailor too!
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Sailing & Sailors; Seamen; Sails


EPITAPH FOR HIMSELF, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: Of many things adulterate
Last Line: He lived while waiting but to die.
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Epitaphs; Imagination; Prisons & Prisoners; Fancy; Convicts


EVIL LANDSCAPE, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: Beach of old bones - the tide gasps / death-knells
Last Line: The mushrooms, their stools.
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Evil; Landscape


HOURS, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: Alms to the highwayman in pursuit
Last Line: My heart! . . . Keep singing, go on -- don't count.
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Fear


INSOMNIA, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: Insomnia, impalpable creature / is all your love in your head
Last Line: We will sleep together a while.
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Insomnia; Sleeplessness


KAZOO, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: Sleep in love, naughty tuner of cicadas
Last Line: Sleep in love, naughty tuner of cicadas!
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Death; Dead, The


LETTER FROM MEXICO, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: You gave the youngster into my care. - he's dead
Last Line: "a soldier. An old salt."
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Death - Children; Sailing & Sailors; Death - Babies; Seamen; Sails


LETTER FROM MEXICO, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: You put the kid in my care. He's dead
Last Line: "a soldier. An old salt."
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Death - Children; Sailing & Sailors; Death - Babies; Seamen; Sails


PARIS AT NIGHT, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: It is the sea: dead calm - and the spring tide
Last Line: On a bed of the morgue . . . With his eyes wide open!
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Night; Paris, France; Bedtime


PARIS BY DAY, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: See the great circle of copper shine above
Last Line: Our special sustenance is our flask of gall.
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Day; Heat; Paris, France; Poetry & Poets - French; Sun


PARIS BY NIGHT, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: Tis the sea - calm surface. - and the great tide
Last Line: On a bed of the morgue—with staring eyes.
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Calm; Night; Paris, France; Placid; Undisturbed; Tranquility; Bedtime


RHAPSODY OF THE DEAF MAN, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: The specialist told him: 'fine, let's leave it at that'
Last Line: Silence is golden (st. John chrysostom).
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan


RHAPSODY OF THE DEAF MUTE, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: The expert said: 'all right. You needn't come any more'
Last Line: And nothing can disturb the conversation.
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Deafness; Physical Disabilities; Physicians; Speech Disorders; Handicapped; Handicaps; Physically Challenged; Cripples; Doctors; Stuttering; Muteness


RONDEL, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: It's dark, child, snatcher of sparks!
Last Line: It's dark, child, snatcher of sparks!
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Night; Bedtime


SLEEP, BABY, SLEEP, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: Buona vespre! Sleep: your candle-end
Last Line: -buona notte! Sleep: your candle-end . . .
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan


SMALL DEATH TO LAUGH, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: Away, airy comber of comets!
Last Line: Away, airy comber of comets!
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Death; Dead, The


THE END, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: Well now, these mariners - sailors, captains
Last Line: -o let them roll, parvenu landlubbers!
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Death; Sailing & Sailors; Dead, The; Seamen; Sails


TO MOUNT AETNA, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: Aetna - I've been up vesuvius / vesuvius has shrunk, it seems
Last Line: A little more . . . Or less . . .
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Etna (Volcano); Volcanoes; Aetna (Volcano)


TO MY MOUSE-COLORED MARE, by EDOUARD JOACHIM CORBIERE    Poem Text            
First Line: No spur or whiplash needed now
Last Line: We're arsy-varsy! . . . Hold it, girl!
Alternate Author Name(s): Corbiere, Tristan
Subject(s): Horseback Riding