by Friedrich Hölderlin (1770 - 1843)
Translation © by Laura Prichard

...wie Wolken um die Zeiten legt
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG
 ...wie Wolken um die [Zeiten]1 legt...

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1 Rihm "Zeit"


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Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:33
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Word count: 7 clouds move the times
Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) clouds move the times...

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Translations of title(s):
"Fragment 92" = "Fragment No. 92"
"Wie Wolken" = "How Clouds"


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