In the Rain

Let’s go to the forest, my friend;
Sit down within the sounds of deer.
Renewal, joy, harmony,
Imagination, thoughts, put them aside,
For the first time, let us just see.

Like seagulls, in the rain.

Melih Cevdet Anday (1915-2002). Yağmurun Altında. Translated from the Turkish.

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