Rainer Maria Rilke

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

Evening Love Song - Poem by Rainer Maria Rilke

Ornamental clouds
compose an evening love song;
a road leaves evasively.
The new moon begins

a new chapter of our nights,
of those frail nights
we stretch out and which mingle
with these black horizontals.


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Poem Submitted: Friday, January 3, 2003



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