Tag Archives: Rainer Maria Rilke

Slumbersong 1

When I lose you, someday,
how will you sleep without me

Extinguish my Eyes 0

Extinguish my eyes, I’ll go on seeing you.
Seal my ears, I’ll go on hearing you.

I Am Much Too Alone in This World 1

I am much too alone in this world, yet not alone enough
to truly consecrate the hour.