Rainer Maria Rilke

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

Autumn


The leaves are falling, falling as if from far up,
as if orchards were dying high in space.
Each leaf falls as if it were motioning "no."
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  • Gold Star - 13,881 Points * Sunprincess * (3/14/2014 7:10:00 PM)

    .............a nice write I could envision the stars and planets...actually all of space.. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie Alana F (1/5/2010 11:11:00 PM)

    Does Someone refer to god or some other Someone? (Report) Reply

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