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Far ahead of the road I have begun. So we are grasped by what we cannot grasp; it has inner light, even from a distance -Rilke

In Uncategorized on July 26, 2011 at 8:08 am
A Walk

My eyes already touch the sunny hill.
going far ahead of the road I have begun.
So we are grasped by what we cannot grasp;
it has inner light, even from a distance-

and charges us, even if we do not reach it,
into something else, which, hardly sensing it,
we already are; a gesture waves us on
answering our own wave…
but what we feel is the wind in our faces.

by  Rainer Maria Rilke
Translated  by Robert Bly
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