|The Snowstorm, by Abraham Teerlink (1776-1857), Dutch|
From "Jersey Blues: Selected Poems", also available on iBookstore, NOOK Book, and Amazon Kindle. Copyright © 2013 LiteraryJoint by Alessandro Baruffi. All rights reserved.
The snow falls relentlessly, impalpable,
light butterflies land on my heart.
As they wings flutter,
my window turns opaque.
In the end, I am ten years of age,
as the snow relentlessly falls.