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Unhappiness
Hamo Sahyan

Unhappiness
finds a warm corner
to creep into and it creates
a thousand ways to justify
its staying.


About The Poet


Hamo Sahyan
(1914-)

A native of Sissian, Armenia, Sahyan completed his studies in Baku and served in the Soviet Navy during World War II. He is the author of numerous volumes of poetry: On the Banks of Vorodan (1946), Sail (1947), The Rainbow in the Steppes (1953), In Flight (1955), Armenia in Songs (1962), The Song of Stone Banks (1968), and many others.