By Kamiel Choi On 8 January, 2018 fame, love Laughs Philosophy We say to ‘rise’ to fame and to ‘fall’ in love. Correction. We fall in fame and we rise to love. Related Posts Reading: Pieces of Shadow by Jaime Sabines Today I found a poem by the Mexican poet Jaime Sabines (1926-1999) in a translation by W.S. Merwin. According to Octavio Paz he was one of the greatest. The original Spanish poem can be found we hasten not it is high noon and the bright fruits shine in the air is a promise of decay we let the sun pour its old light on us and bury imagination in warm smiles we save up for higher seasons, for longer shadows for deeper promises and gentler declines slow and infinite are our thoughts, we ... Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Name * Email * Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.