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Spätlese IV

Word count: 45

by Robert Fürstenthal (1920 - 2016)

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5. Reiselied [ sung text checked 1 time]

Language: German (Deutsch)

Translation(s): FRE

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Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "Chanson de voyage", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Wasser stürzt, uns zu verschlingen,
Rollt der Fels, uns zu erschlagen,
Kommen schon auf starken Schwingen
Vögel her, uns fortzutragen.

Aber unten liegt ein [Land]1,
[Früchte spiegelnd]2 ohne Ende
In den alterslosen [Seen]3.

Marmorstirn und Brunnenrand
Steigt aus blumigem Gelände,
Und die leichten Winde wehn.


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1 Berg: "Land"
2 Berg: "spiegelnd früchte"
3 Berg: "See"

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