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Es ist ein Reif gefallen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Es ist ein Reif gefallen
Auf all das frische Grün,
Es beugen sich die Blumen, 
Um nimmer zu erblüh'n. 

Und an dem klaren Himmel 
Steigt hell die Sonn' herauf,
Der Reif auf welken Blättern
Löst sich in Perlen auf. 

Es ist ein Reif gefallen
Auf meiner Hoffnung Grün,
Er löst sich auf in Perlen
Vor meiner Liebe Glüh'n.

About the headline (FAQ)

Confirmed with Blätter für literarische Unterhaltung, Jahrgang 1848, zweiter Band: Juli bis December, Leipzig: F. A. Brockhaus, from a review of a volume of poems, in Epheublätter, issue no. 307, Donnerstag, 2 November 1848, page 1227. The author is given as "A. K."

Submitted by Melanie Trumbull


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Text added to the website: 2018-07-04 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2018-07-04 16:15:07

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