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Das Blumlein

Language: German (Deutsch)

Stille, stille, daß ich höre, 
was das blaue Blümchen spricht!
Es hat nur ein zartes Stimmchen, 
stille, stille, stört mich nicht!
Aus der Hand des teuren Jünglings, 
der nicht scheute die Gefahr, 
in den Quell hinabzusteigen, 
dessen Schmuck das Blümlein war.
Ach, nun ist es meines Lebens, 
meiner Liebe schönste Zier, 
denn so oft ich es beschaue, 
denk' ich: er, er gab es mir!
Aber stille, daß ich höre, 
was das blaue Blümlein spricht; 
leise spricht's, doch deutlich
immer nur das Wort: "Vergiß mein nicht!"

Submitted by John H. Campbell


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

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