Embraces of Clouds and Silence of Mountains



 In the embraces of clouds
 mountains kept silence.
 And clouds said to them:
 "Oh beloved sisters.
 Fly to the countries
 of happiness and joy.
 In the embraces of clouds
 mountains kept silence.

 And clouds flew quietly.
 One could see their silvery tears.
 The grey stones rolled...

 Oleksandr Oles

 Translation and Photography by Igor Marinovsky