Present and Past are One. Only the future lies In the purple distance to come! Life and death are one! Only the soul lives on Thru the infinite aeons to come.
- by Karl Flaster (1905 - 1965) [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Vittorio Giannini (1903 - 1966), "Eternity", published 1995 [ voice and piano ], Wachovia Charitable Funds Management [sung text checked 1 time]
Research team for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator] , Bertram Kottmann , Garrett Medlock [Guest Editor]
This text was added to the website: 2020-01-11
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