by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856)
Translation by Leonard J[ordan] Lehrman (b. 1949)

My friends, don't be offended now
Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) 
My friends, don't be offended now, 
but take the advice I'm giving:
All honor due to the poets who're dead, 
but don't forget the living.

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