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Songs Of The Death Of Children
(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.

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Succinct.. - -? must add at least 20 characters. Happy now?


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