Necessary Angel (The Laments of Rilke)

Date Palm Grove NO.1

The Silent Sentinel

And we, who think of ascending

joy, would feel the emotion,

that almost dismays us,

when a joyful thing falls.

Rilke: Duino Elegy -10

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