Study and Theory/
Holocaust Remembrance Day

Dan Pagis

Testimony

No, No: they definitely

Were human beings: uniforms, boots

How to explain. They were born in the image

 

I was a shadow

I had another creator

 

And He in his mercy did not leave me with something to die

And I escaped to Him, I ascended lightly, like sand,

Placated, I would say, apologizing:

Smoke to smoke the omnipotent

Who has no body and image

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