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summer nights (outfit post)/ ljetne noći (odjevna kombinacija)

Poem by  Croatian poet Antun Branko Šimić, translation by me:


Seducer

and after that
on your knees between disaranged pillows
you think
of death

My child!
I will not soothe you with new kisses
and make you forget
I let the tears wash down
your pale face

Tomorrow
you heart that beats desperately now 
will become calm

Tomorrow
when you meet your young friends
with dark shadows under your eyes
they will be wondering your young friends
but none of them
will find out
hidden in the corners of your eyes
a pale star

Don't cry my child: The winter night is full of blue
and my steps will be covered by deep white snow.


Antun Branko Šimić:

ZAVODNIK

I poslije toga
na koljenima izmeđ razbacanih jastuka
misliš
na smrt

O dijete!
Ja neću da te novim poljupcima smirim
u zaborav
Puštam da ti blijedim licem suze teku

Sutra
smirit će se tvoje srce
koje sada očajalo tuče

Sutra
kad stupiš među svoje mlade druge
s dvije tamne sjenke ispod očiju
začudit će se tvoje mlade druge
Al nijedna neće moći da otkrije
skrivenu udno tvojih očiju
blijedu zvijezdu

Ne plači dijete: noć se plavi zimska
Za mojim stopama će zapadati bijel visok snijeg



Comments

  1. You're always beautiful my friend. Beautiful. Not only with your outfits, but inside too.. You're a ray of sun. Kisses dear, with love! <3

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  2. You look lovely Ivana! I thought I was already following you via bloglovin but I wasn't. Well, I'm your newest follower :-) big hugs
    xoxo
    Coco et La vie en rose
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  3. Krasna haljina, jako lijepo izgledas! ;)Svaka cas na prijevodu!

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  4. From what I can see the dress looks great :)
    xx
    www.clothesandcamera.com

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  5. love the dress theres something so calm and peaceful about warm summer nights! I can see that in your pics. xx. gigi. www.gigikkitchen.blogspot.com

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  6. Love the urban vibe of your look! You look stunning my lovely girl Ivana!!
    Best Regards
    Miss Margaret Cruzemark
    http://margaretcruzemark.blogspot.com/

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  7. Pretty dress and I also like the post!


    http://lowbudget-lowcost.blogspot.it/2013/07/how-to-all-ways-to-wear-overalls.html

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  8. Dearest Ivana, many thanks for the translation of this touching poem.

    You look so happy in your wonderful outfit and for me the outfit is a mirror of your bright inside <3

    xx from Bavaria, Rena

    www.dressedwithsoul.blogspot.de

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  9. what a fun dress! :)

    thanks for the comment- it's so true because it's so easyyyy to get caught up in what you do that you forget why you do it! :)

    God bless,
    Christine
    www.beyouifulhope.blogspot.com

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  10. Hi Ivana, your dress is lovely.
    Have a lovely Friday and a great weekend.
    Dusana :-)

    www.letnedni.com

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  11. Gorgeous dress & I like the poem too :)) Have a wonderful weekend xx

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  12. Bellissimo il vestito!!
    Kisses
    Francy&Stef
    Chic With The Least
    Also on Facebook and on Bloglovin’

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  13. wow, wonderful dress... I love it, looks great on you because you´re tall... kisses
    www.petitgraphie.blogspot.com

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  14. Lepo mesto za slikanje,a haljina ti stoji odlicno...

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  15. Amazing pics! So great:)

    bloglovin.com/blog/3880191

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  16. Pretty outfit, i love its light colors :)

    www.mykindofjoy.blogspot.com

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