Friedrich Rückert

Rookie (16.May1788 - 31. January 1866 / Schweinfurt)

Songs Of The Death Of Children - Poem by Friedrich Rückert

You must not shut the night inside you,
But endlessly in light the dark immerse.
A tiny lamp has gone out in my tent -
I bless the flame that warms the universe.

Topic(s) of this poem: death


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    Succinct.. - -? must add at least 20 characters. Happy now? (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, November 28, 2014



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