Õhtul (Evening) by Pärt Uusberg


The little bird grows silent
as the wind blows.
The small flower falls asleep
caressed by the dew.

Twilight blushes 
as she kisses the night.
The forest trees sleep
in memory and silence.

They are wistful
for my song,
now a silent memory,
as it paddles far away.


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