Diletant / Dilettante

! This post was written long ago. What you're reading is not necessarily how I feel about things in 2016. This blog was started by an 18-year-old in 2001. Please, keep that in mind before you freak out.

Diletant

Dolazio je noću i kad je padala kiša;
jednom, drugi, treći, četvrti, peti put
i onda više nikad nije došao.
Za rođendan mu je poslala vejavicu,
sa željom da se malo isprepada i naguta snega.

No, on je samo rekao sledeće:
"Ova oluja ti nije dovoljno dobra,
nisi je dobro pripremila,
diletantu."

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Dilettante

He'd come at night and when it was raining;
once, twice, three, four, five times,
And no more.
For birthday, she sent him a snowstorm,
So he'd get scared and swallow some snow.

But, he only said the following:
"This storm is not good enough,
You did not prepare it well,
You diletante.

*Thanks to Cristina for spelling correction! D'oh.

3 Reactions to Diletant / Dilettante

  1. Bravarica says...

    veoma mi se dopal, Iva: )))

     
     
  2. Calítoe.:. (Cristina MJ) says...

    HEY, it's intention what counts. :p

    (That reminds me of my father, by the way...)

    [I would say it's "dilettante" in both Italian and English. Feel free to delete this once you've checked it out.]

     
     
    • Iva says...

      D'OH.It's weird that I can't spell your signature word in languages other than yours. Thank you. <3

       
       

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