Goethe - Selected poems - Who shall envy me such pleasure
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Who shall envy me such pleasure?
Who would shorten its full measure?
Let him note; in words upsoaring,
Softly knocking and imploring,
Poets ever haunt heaven’s portal,
Seeking, finding life immortal
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Johann Wolfgang Goethe – from Selected Poetry