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A Poem by Cahit Sýtký Tarancý
1.       Roswitha
4132 posts
 26 Oct 2008 Sun 04:06 pm

I want a country
Let the sky be blue, the bough green, the cornfield golden;
Let it be a land of birds and flowers

I want a country
Let there be no pain in the head, no yearning in the hearth
Let there be an end to brothers’ quarrels

I want a country,
there be no rich no poor, no you no me;
On winter days let all have house and home.

I want a country
Let living like loving, come from the hearth;
And if there is complaint, let it be of death.

http://www.trekearth.com/gallery/Middle_East/Turkey/Central_Anatolia/Eskisehir/Alpu/photo673900.htm

 


http://www.geocities.com/Paris/8225/taranci.htm

2.       yilgun-7
1326 posts
 26 Oct 2008 Sun 05:23 pm

A poem from  Cahit Sýtký Tarancý

BÝR MEMLEKET ÝSTERÝM

Memleket isterim
Gök mavi, dal yeþil, tarla sarý olsun;
Kuþlarýn çiçeklerin diyarý olsun.

Memleket isterim
Ne baþta dert ne gönülde hasret olsun;
Kardeþ kavgasýna bir nihayet olsun.

Memleket isterim
Ne zengin fakir ne sen ben farký olsun;
Kýþ günü herkesin evi barký olsun.

Memleket isterim
Yaþamak, sevmek gibi gönülden olsun;
Olursa bir þikayet ölümden olsun.

 

 

 

3.       Roswitha
4132 posts
 26 Oct 2008 Sun 05:43 pm

Thank you, dear Yilgun!

http://wowturkey.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=15339

 

 

 

http://turkey.multiply.com/journal/item/14/14

4.       yilgun-7
1326 posts
 27 Oct 2008 Mon 01:29 am

Beautiful poem

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