Lost Love Poems
Twenty Poems

Poem by Pablo Neruda

Lost Love Poems: Twenty Poems - Poem by Pablo Neruda

Twenty Poems of Love

I can write the saddest lines tonight.

Write for example: ‘The night is fractured
and they shiver, blue, those stars, in the distance’

The night wind turns in the sky and sings.
I can write the saddest lines tonight.
I loved her, sometimes she loved me too.

On nights like these I held her in my arms.
I kissed her greatly under the infinite sky.

She loved me, sometimes I loved her too.
How could I not have loved her huge, still eyes.

I can write the saddest lines tonight.
To think I don’t have her, to feel I have lost her.

Hear the vast night, vaster without her.
Lines fall on the soul like dew on the grass.

What does it matter that I couldn’t keep her.
The night is fractured and she is not with me.

That is all. Someone sings far off. Far off,
my soul is not content to have lost her.

As though to reach her, my sight looks for her.
My heart looks for her: she is not with me

The same night whitens, in the same branches.
We, from that time, we are not the same.

I don’t love her, that’s certain, but how I loved her.
My voice tried to find the breeze to reach her.

Another’s kisses on her, like my kisses.
Her voice, her bright body, infinite eyes.

I don’t love her, that’s certain, but perhaps I love her.
Love is brief: forgetting lasts so long.

Since, on these nights, I held her in my arms,
my soul is not content to have lost her.

Though this is the last pain she will make me suffer,
and these are the last lines I will write for her.
- Lost Love Poem
by Pablo Neruda


Only when you are lost can love find
itself in you without losing its way.
- Helene Cixous

Lost
Love Poems

Index

ROMANTIC
LOVE SECRETS

Find the Best Of Love,
Passion, And Romance

Lost Love Poems: Twenty Poems - Poem by Pablo Neruda




 

Lost Love Poems The Sorrow of Love Poem by William Butler Yeats A Rose In The Deeps of My Heart Poem by William Butler Yeats Lost Love Poems: The Parting Poem by Michael Drayton A Farewell Poem by Coventry Patmore At The Mid Hour Of Night Poem Thomas Moore Love In A Life Poem by Robert Browning When We Two Parted Poem by Lord Byron To Lose Thee Poem by Emily Dickinson When You Come Poem Maya Angelou Lost Love Poems: Detached Poem by Maya Angelou Lost Love Poems: Funeral Blues Poem by W. H. Auden I Do Not Love You Poem by Pablo Neruda When Lamp Is Shattered Poem by Shelley To An Absent Lover Poem by Helen Hunt Jackson The Hourglass Poem by Ben Jonson I Leave Thee For Awhile Poem by Eliza Cook Night Has A Thousand Eyes Poem by Bourdillon You Left Me Poem by Emily Dickinson Love Lies Bleeding Poem by William Wordsworth I Loved You Once Poem by Alexander Pushkin I Loved A Lass Poem by George Wither Lost Love Poems, No Tears Poem by Alexander Pushkin Heart, We Will Forget Poem by Emily Dickinson Lost Love Poems: Twenty Poems Poem by Pablo Neruda Her Voice Poem by Oscar Wilde Lost Love Poems: Loves Draft Poem by Dunbar