© by W. H. (Wystan Hugh) Auden (1907 - 1973)

Underneath an abject willow
Language: English 
Available translation(s): GER
Underneath an abject willow

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1 Britten:
Brooks beneath the thin ice flowing,
To their ocean go.
Coldest love will warm  to action


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  • GER German (Deutsch) (Elaine Marie Ortiz-Arandes) , title unknown, copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

This text was added to the website: 2015-09-24
Line count: 24
Word count: 104