Kostis Palamas
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Kostis Palamas 199  Kostis Palamas (1859–1943) The Cypress Tree I look out the window; the depth of sky, all sky and nothing more; and within it, utterly sky-swept, a slender cypress; nothing more. Whether sky is starry or dark, in happy blue or thunder’s roar, always the cypress sways, so stark, calm, lovely, hopeless; nothing more. David Mason, 1997 ...