Rainer Maria Rilke

(4 December 1875 – 29 December 1926 / Prague / Czech Republic)

Adam Poem by Rainer Maria Rilke


Marveling he stands on the cathedral's
steep ascent, close to the rose window,
as though frightened at the apotheosis
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  • Rookie Krista Churchill (11/3/2008 1:55:00 AM)

    Nice i am with a Adam so this poem relates to me very well thank you for sharing
    Please when you get a chance read some of my poems especially the ones called: Everyone turns away and All my life Thank you and God bless (Report) Reply

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