A bomb said to a city. by Nina Kossman. In Danish by Farzaneh Dorri

En bombe sagde til en by. af Nina Kossman. På dansk ved Farzaneh Dorri

En bombe sagde til en by:
“Jeg er ved at falde.”

Byen spurgte:
“Hvis side er du på?”

Bomben sagde:
“Jeg tager ingens side. Jeg falder bare.”

Byen sagde:
“Se dig omkring.”

Bomben sagde:
“Det er for sent nu.”

Ingen lyd mere fra den tavse by.

Translation Copyright © Farzaneh Dorri 2016

Nina Kossman

A bomb said to a city. by Nina Kossman

A bomb said to a city:
‘I’m falling.’

The city asked:
‘Whose side are you on? ‘

The bomb said:
‘I take no sides. I’m falling.’

The city said:
‘Look around you.’

The bomb said:
‘Too late.’

The city did not say anything.