by Friedrich Hölderlin (1770 - 1843)
Translation © by David Emery Gascoyne (1916 - 2001)

The half of life
Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) 
Adorned with yellow pears
 [ ... ]

This text may be copyright, so we will not display it until we obtain permission to do so or discover it is public-domain.


Based on

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

Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:

This text was added to the website: 2012-02-19
Line count: 11
Word count: 61