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Schaust du am stillen Abend auf

Language: German (Deutsch)

Schaust du am stillen Abend auf
Zum blauen blinkenden Palast  -- 
Und siehst der Sterne hellen Lauf, 
Denk' an das Liebste, was du hast. 

Und wenn am Himmel dann von fern'
Aus seiner Höh' herniederschießt
Und still versenkt ein heller Stern:
Dann hat das Liebste dich gegrüßt.


About the headline (FAQ)

Confirmed with Die Frauenwelt. Illustrierte Muster- und Modezeitung, III. Jahrgang, Wien: Eugen Schwarzenberg, 1 April 1869, nr. 7, page 107.


Submitted by Melanie Trumbull

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