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Verlaine

Matthew Lee Knowles


January 2009
Words extracted from 170 poems by Paul Verlaine,
in chronological order from 1861 - 1895
translated by Martin Sorrell
hanging lightning bursting dancing cascading spreading daring lightning riding flying
setting stinging strapping dying bursting ignoring fighting winning nothing moaning winging
walking haunting living searing setting
setting angling wing rising screeching grieving lightning
breaking glowing dancing feeding raising hustling marching gleaming setting setting setting
reminding shining crying remembering charming evening chiming hunting spinning circling
swirling etherizing nothing ch charming
arming choking squalling gusting falling swirling shimmering
playing fencing evening hiding cutting spring mongering spring twitching
twitching blinking burning
drifting weeping alarming shouting unbending shimmering lifting lightning calculating
breathing boiling ssmoking
moking spilling everything cooling everything soothing ringing singing
fooling
nothing sweating unremitting touching sing showing foolin g darting flashing evening shifting
displaying scheming mocking making picking bobbing searching roaming plucking thing emerging
dreaming foreseeing passing unsettling clouding glowing thing leading swaying sleeping
whispering evening sing nothing charming bursting gleaming rising giving weeping seeming
descending felling burning uplifting emerging conversing everything everything forgiving
something fading piercing gusting granting starting dispelling clouding starting coming
evening ending closing coming melting counting knowing grieving knowing everything shedding
overflowing
passing squealing rolling heading puffing dripping oozing overflow ing trembling babegetting
spring trembling chorusing moving breathing evening falling falling falling walking knowing
evening charming
charming rocking playing dying happening going charming living everything fluting
jousting deafening going getting feeling needing going sprouting brimming dying seeking
suffering dying darling shelling laughing watching flashing guiding smiling looking morn morning
ing
swirling waiting gleaming charming ruining flowing threading nothing running bleating
leaning seeing morning something sometsomething
hing requiring lifting keeping hearing listening
disclosing
joining liking chattering stretching floating nothing wedding nothing disclosin g swooning
blaring getting smothering wedding dying dying wanting knowing fading freezing startling
nothing running soaring tractracking
king tracking riding following soaring alarming wing wing
hunting fading barking scavenging sighing evening evaporating shiverin
shivering
g walking trembling
seeing nothing fuming teasing coughing growing billowing standing gamboling leaping fluting
haunting
laughing hauntin g moving winding sounding chilling rising evening sobbing pleading chatting
hanging
emerging falling wing working fading standing hangin g something something dissolving morning
everything authorising morning sing nothing wilting thinking loving drawing spurting sing sing
singing crying packing watching sing laughing nothing neglecting receding frowning thing
receding wedding decanting floating wedding sing sing trembling cavorting sibling leaving
holding clothing winning breaking saying snapping orbiting rising dying si sing
ng ending deluding
lingering moving rising searching gleaming wanting setting unwilling everything filtering
middling
entering boring mid dling wasting rolling keeping vaulting thriving nothing striking pounding
lingering sending bathing nothing partnering turning ttightening
ightening singing flopping beating
fluting nagging proclaiming beckoning ebbing watching smarting anything causing ending
trying wedding morning singing king king singing dying stinking weakling straining
trembling everlasting swirling glancing blasting eeverything
verything blaring continuing making
pleasing living bearing sparkling bringing waiting smiling piercing greeting dawdling
sounding rising filling giving bring king crying floating evening wanting plunging during
charming
flushing growing tingling going charmi ng tumbling igniting surrounding breathing searching
lying revealing proclaiming watering driving having nothing snoring shining rising walking
scraping everything yelling chasing glowing overlooking quarrelling shunting cheeping
chirping contemplating amaamazing
zing cleansing flitting shining tilting jarring trembling thing
tiring trembling during haunting curving frightening shepherding bleating taking frightening
gorging starving having blessing overflowing laughing awaiting struggling anything
everything
everything every thing going pitching unfolding bringing doing thing yearning forging
blinding defying winding beating charming settling naming sstanding
tanding hanging saying swaddling
lying drawing thing going anything yawning notwithstanding learning declaring sing cunning
civilizing
civi lizing burning living burning nothing going flickering confronting suffering nothing
abandoning
going broiling morning rising nothing aband oning bashing saying feeling obfuscating tangling
pending being asking raising preparing nothing pitying calling summoning pulli pulling
ng singing
wedding spilling doing everything damning wheeling living offering nothing accusing making
thing forbidding charming morning trying roaming probing everything spring clasping issuing
seeming doing fainting thirsting darting going laughing dictatdictating
ing swaying passing fending
strapping telling effing blinding kissing touching galloping charming painting falling
working
fainting work ing thing fetching inviting ageing wondering thing thing charming requiring
warring floundering stewing handing drifting putting coming amazing coming charming drowning
scenting exciting evaporating rattling dragging trying nothing wing feeling

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