Paul Eluard (14 December 1895 – 18 November 1952 / Saint Denis / Paris)
If I speak it’s to hear you more clearly
If I hear you I’m sure to understand you
If you smile it’s the better to enter me
If you smile I will see the world entire
If I embrace you it’s to widen myself
If we live everything will turn to joy
If I leave you we’ll remember each other
In leaving you we’ll find each other again.
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