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The Gifts of Love

by Kumud Biswas
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Pleasures of love last for a moment
But the pain love gives
Lasts forever.
 

Transcreation of poem 143 from the collection Sphulinga by Rabindranath Tagore.
It is actually the Bengali translation of the following French poem by Jean Pierre Claris de Florian (1755-1794) –
 
Plaisir d’amour ne dure qu’um moment,
Chagrin d’amour dure toute la vie.

03-Jul-2014

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Comments on this Poem

Comment Thank you dear Sharmaji for reading a commenting on this gem.

TagoreBlog
28-Jul-2014 19:17 PM

Comment It is quintessence of our life.You have extracted it so beautifully in above three lines.The poem is as good as it is always.A lot of thanks Sir.

Nathmal Sharma
28-Jul-2014 11:19 AM

Comment Lovely indeed, dear Rupradha.

TagoreBlog
07-Jul-2014 19:49 PM

Comment so true..lovely lines..

Rupradha
05-Jul-2014 12:56 PM


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