"Lileia"

2016

"...Again the Lily began to weep.
The flower-of-the-king
With tenderness and pity deep
His head of rose-and-pink
Bent to the Lily’s pallid face
And brushed her tearful cheek."

 

The whole poem "Lileia / Za shcho mene, yak rosla ya..." by Taras Schevchenko.