The LiederNet Archive
WARNING. Not all the material on this website is in the public domain.
It is illegal to copy and distribute our copyright-protected material without permission.
For more information, contact us at the following address:
licenses (AT) lieder (DOT) net

Kleine Schöne, küsse mich!

Language: German (Deutsch)

Kleine Schöne, küsse mich!
Kleine Schöne, schämst du dich?
Küsse geben, Küsse nehmen,
Darf dich jetzt noch nicht beschämen.
[O wie schmackhaft küsset sie!
Kleiner Engel schon so früh!]1

Küsse mich [noch hundertmal]2!
Küss und merk der Küsse Zahl.
Ich will [dir]3, bei meinem Leben!
Alle zehnfach wiedergeben,
Wenn der Kuss kein Scherz mehr ist,
[Und du zehn Jahr älter bist.]4


About the headline (FAQ)

View original text (without footnotes)
1 omitted by Karg-Elert.
2 Karg-Elert: "doch tausendmal"
3 "sie" in Kozeluch
4 "Schöne, wenn du älter bist." in Kozeluch

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

Authorship


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: 2007-11-19.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:38
Line count: 12
Word count: 61

Gentle Reminder
This website began in 1995 as a personal project, and I have been working on it full-time without a salary since 2008. Our research has never had any government or institutional funding, so if you found the information here useful, please consider making a donation. Your gift is greatly appreciated.
     - Emily Ezust

Browse imslp.org (Petrucci Music Library) for Lieder or choral works