by Wallace Stevens (1879 - 1955)

What syllable are you seeking
Language: English 
What syllable are you seeking,
In the distances of sleep?
Speak it.

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

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This text was added to the website: 2011-01-10
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