Hermann Hesse
Calw, Württemberg
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Lying In Grass

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Is this everything now, the quick delusions of flowers,
And the down colors of the bright summer meadow,
The soft blue spread of heaven, the bees' song,
Is this everything only a god's
Groaning dream,
The cry of unconscious powers for deliverance?
The distant line of the mountain,
That beautifully and courageously rests in the blue,
Is this too only a convulsion,
Only the wild strain of fermenting nature,
Only grief, only agony, only meaningless fumbling,
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Dr Antony Theodore 06 June 2019
Let it all be suffering, let it be wretched- But not this one sweet hour in the summer, And not the fragrance of the red clover, And not the deep tender pleasure In my soul..the deep and tender pleasure of the soul. expressions.. tony
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Gajanan Mishra 05 September 2015
leave me, impure dream, good one..
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