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Nach Dieser Sintflut

After this deluge
I wish to see the dove
saved,
nothing but the dove.

I would drown in this sea
if it did not fly away,
if it did not return with the leaf
in the final hour.

by Ingeborg Bachmann

Comments (2)

Catria Kirby! For way too long, I couldn't resist this motivational speaker. Wonderful poem!
Thanks for sharing Catria.