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Fyodor Tyutchev – Amo i tuoi occhi / I love your eyes

Fabian Perez, The Embrace I love your eyes, my friend,With their fiery-wonderful game,When you lift them up suddenlyAnd, like lightning from heaven,Skip the whole circle … But there is a stronger charm:Downcast eyesIn moments of passionate kissingAnd through lowered eyelashesGloomy, dim fire of desire.  Amo i tuoi occhi, amica mia,E il loro gioco d’incanto e …

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Fyodor Tyutchev – There is deep meaning in a parting

Matthew Ridley Corbet,A Loving Psyche Loses Sight of Love, c. 1880 There is deep meaning in a parting: fleeting love, eternal love – love’s but a dream, a dream’s but a moment… Today, tomorrow – awakening is imminent. And you wake up, at last. There is deep meaning in a parting: fleeting love, eternal love …

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Fyodor Tyutchev – Ancora mi struggo per l’angoscia dei desideri / Still love torments me

René Magritte, Shéhérazade, 1950 Still love torments me with a vengeance, still now my soul cries out to you — and through the veiled mists of remembrance  still shines your image, bright and true… An image treasured and pervasive — unfading, never lost to sight, unchanging, hauntingly elusive: a star set in the vault of …

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Fyodor Tyutchev – E’ armonia nelle onde marine / In Ocean Waves There’s Melody

Laura Knight, A dark pool, 1918 In ocean waves there’s melody  there’s harmony within the clash of elements, and a harmonious tuneful whisper  streams through the rippling rushes. There’s unperturbable order everywhere, full consonance in nature, and only our illusory freedom is out of tune with her. Whence, how did this dischord arise? And why, …

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