If We Stay

Over there by the corner of green and grey, We'll meet love again, We'll never have to witness the pain of goodbyes and tears, Nor take a share in the broken armors of fallen hearts, We'll just take a jump and delight with these fragile...

The Panther

The Panther (subtitled: In Jardin des Plantes, Paris) is a poem by Rainer Maria Rilke written on 6 November 1902. It describes a captured panther behind bars, as it was exhibited in the Jardin des Plantes in Paris. It is one of Rilke's most famous...