When they come to take you
Song or Songs
See how the seasons change
how long till I find within myself
now so full of regret
nights when she’s almost full to bursting.
My own grandfather—about Josi
Who are you to live?
In this life words cling to me
Advice to a contemporary poet.
Yet I don’t think I’ll differentiate
On and on and on
Translated by Aloma Halter
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