Rainer Maria Rilke

(4 December 1875 – 29 December 1926 / Prague / Czech Republic)

Death - Poem by Rainer Maria Rilke

Come thou, thou last one, whom I recognize,
unbearable pain throughout this body's fabric:
as I in my spirit burned, see, I now burn in thee:
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Comments about Death by Rainer Maria Rilke

  • Leela chatterjee (7/12/2018 9:50:00 AM)

    He is burning inside and no one knows how much he is suffering. Only Rilke can write like this. (Report)Reply

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  • jqc1706 (4/11/2018 10:29:00 AM)

    why did you write this (Report)Reply

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  • Hey, thats pretty good (2/20/2018 10:08:00 AM)

    Dis poem is the meaning of life. Thank you wizard. (Report)Reply

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  • A.RANDOM.CAT (2/3/2018 12:15:00 AM)

    You spelled nourishing wrong. LOL (Report)Reply

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  • Ratnakar Mandlik (11/16/2016 10:06:00 PM)

    Awesome and very bold write. Thanks for sharing it here. (Report)Reply

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  • Ratnakar Mandlik (11/16/2016 9:55:00 PM)

    mounted the tangled funeral pyre built for suffering
    A bold conceptualization that is realistic too. Thanks for sharing it here.

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  • Thabani KhumaloThabani Khumalo (6/16/2015 8:52:00 AM)

    I have a vision to write like this, only if god would bless me enough to.d (Report)Reply

    Rod MendietaRod Mendieta(12/31/2016 12:22:00 PM)

    Don't give up your vision, Thabani. I think one starts by cherishing beautiful poems like this one. Lock it inside your heart and mind, revisit its lines every now and then, and it will inspire you.

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