You were taken from me
but they could not take my love.
You’ve been so good to me, Märta!
— Your letter make it clear now
that the vast suspense and its maelstrom have ended,
your parents have a thousand misgivings.
Let them keep them!
We have none – we have each other.
Take me to the stone
Ur ett brev
DAN ANDERSSON, FROM A LETTER TO MÄRTA LARSSON, 1916
English translation by: Linda Schenck