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Death - Poem by Heinrich Heine

Our death is in the cool of night,
our life is in the pool of day.
The darkness glows, I’m drowning,
the day has tired me with light.

Over my head in leaves grown deep,
sings the young nightingale.
It only sings of love there,
I hear it in my sleep.


Comments about Death by Heinrich Heine

  • Gold Star - 12,206 Points Lungelo S Mbuyazi (6/19/2018 3:46:00 PM)

    Simply amazing touch in this poem...nice one (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie : D: D: D (3/6/2018 12:52:00 AM)

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  • Rookie - 226 Points CHINONSO IGWE (2/28/2018 3:03:00 PM)

    oh my God....what a way to portray ones transient to the beyond (Report) Reply

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Poems About Death

  1. 1. Let Me Die A Youngman's Death , Roger McGough
  2. 2. And Death Shall Have No Dominion , Dylan Thomas
  3. 3. Death Be Not Proud , John Donne
  4. 4. Death Is Nothing At All , Henry Scott Holland
  5. 5. Because I Could Not Stop For Death , Emily Dickinson
  6. 6. A Refusal To Mourn The Death, By Fire, O.. , Dylan Thomas
  7. 7. Nothing But Death , Pablo Neruda
  8. 8. A Dream Of Death , William Butler Yeats
  9. 9. Father Death Blues , Allen Ginsberg
  10. 10. A Poet's Death Is His Life Iv , Khalil Gibran
  11. 11. An Irish Airman Forsees His Death , William Butler Yeats
  12. 12. Death Wants More Death , Charles Bukowski
  13. 13. Death , Rainer Maria Rilke
  14. 14. A Death Blow Is A Life Blow To Some , Emily Dickinson
  15. 15. The Death Of The Ball Turret Gunner , Randall Jarrell
  16. 16. A City's Death By Fire , Derek Walcott
  17. 17. First Death In Nova Scotia , Elizabeth Bishop
  18. 18. The Beauty Of Death Xiv , Khalil Gibran
  19. 19. After Death , Sara Teasdale
  20. 20. Death Xxvii , Khalil Gibran
  21. 21. On The Death Of A Young Lady Of Five Yea.. , Phillis Wheatley
  22. 22. The Death Of Joy Gardner , Benjamin Zephaniah
  23. 23. A Funeral Poem On The Death Of C. E. An .. , Phillis Wheatley
  24. 24. Go Down, Death , James Weldon Johnson
  25. 25. The Death Of The Hired Man , Robert Frost
  26. 26. Death Leaves Us Homesick, Who Behind , Emily Dickinson
  27. 27. Gacela Of The Dark Death , Federico García Lorca
  28. 28. A Thought For A Lonely Death-Bed , Elizabeth Barrett Browning
  29. 29. A Ballad Of Death , Algernon Charles Swinburne
  30. 30. Holy Sonnet X: Death Be Not Proud , John Donne
  31. 31. On The Death Of That Most Excellent Lady, , Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz
  32. 32. Death &Amp; Fame , Allen Ginsberg
  33. 33. On The Death Of Anne Brontë , Charlotte Brontë
  34. 34. For The Anniversary Of My Death , William Stanley Merwin
  35. 35. Death Fugue , Paul Celan
  36. 36. If Death Is Kind , Sara Teasdale
  37. 37. On Death , Anne Killigrew
  38. 38. I Have A Rendezvous With Death , Alan Seeger
  39. 39. Love &Amp; Fame &Amp; Death , Charles Bukowski
  40. 40. Death , William Butler Yeats
  41. 41. Death , Heinrich Heine
  42. 42. Fugue Of Death , Paul Celan
  43. 43. The Death Of The Flowers , William Cullen Bryant
  44. 44. On Hearing Of A Death , Rainer Maria Rilke
  45. 45. As At Thy Portals Also Death , Walt Whitman
  46. 46. An Elegy On The Death Of Kenneth Patchen , Lawrence Ferlinghetti
  47. 47. On Death , Percy Bysshe Shelley
  48. 48. The Dance Of Death , Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  49. 49. The Death Of Santa Claus , Charles Harper Webb
  50. 50. Ode On The Death Of A Favourite Cat Drow.. , Thomas Gray
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