In Time Like Air: Poems
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the fervour and the lifestyles have been complete. And now death’s wake is barely compliment, As while a neighbor writes and says: “I didn't understand your father, yet His gentle was once there. I omit the light.” I ISLANDS AND WELLS within the inner most hour of evening, There are islands of sunshine: there's one, there's one ailing in an outstanding mattress by myself Who with out relocating, strikes Like a fragile wind of worrying Over the earth, showering her loves As a tree the leaves it has shed, As a boat, world-faring, notwithstanding anchored speedy.
Concrete And make of it a prayer: Air is the fig you devour; The wine you drink is air. this is often the calm god’s will, And what he is aware you recognize. Lie lower than the terraced wall And permit the affliction cross. enable fall the torturing dream the place the gradual oxen flow. All issues are what they appear the following within the sacred grove. AT MUZOT during this land, Rilke’s kingdom should you will, not anything is closed or intact. The mountains open out an ethereal global and spill top as an ethos. we are living within the vertical.
So layout it That the self flows in natural sensation, Is all dissolved and located eventually with no destiny or a prior, and an entire lifestyles suspended in it. The ideal crystal of detachment Comes after, can't be created with no the 1st extreme attachment. Even the saints accomplish that slowly; For us, extra human and no more holy, In time like air is essence said. NATIVITY Piero della Francesca O merciless cloudless area, And faded naked floor the place the bad baby lies! Why can we consider.
The darkish wooden the place even fans wander away, The awl held loosely, risky within the hand, that will slip, these cloudy goals of probability. there's consistently forward a few subsequent, extra lousy try, Or back the bathroom, indifference, dragging quicksand; there's the endless conflict with The unforgiven, unforgiving self for fact. it will probably all end up untenable for loss of wish, anything we can't care for or break out— those are the issues we he wide awake to reflect on. there's in every one folks a therapeutic mother;.