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Language: German (Deutsch)

Flatternde Fahnen
Und [frohes]1 Gedränge.
Fliegende Kränze
Und Siegesgesänge.

Schweigende Gräber.
Verödung und Grauen.
Welkende Kränze,
Verlassene Frauen.

Heißes Umarmen
Nach schmerzlichem Sehnen.
Brechende Herzen,
Erstorbene Tränen.

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1 Cramer: "großes"

Submitted by John Versmoren


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