From Rilke’s Windows XII

Chaque oiseau qui de son vol traverse
mon étendue, veut que je consente.

Et je consens.

(Every bird who flies
within my reach wants me to consent.

And I consent.)

Rilke
trans. A. Poulin, Jr.

bluebirdbyawindow

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