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Die Waldglocken

Language: German (Deutsch)

Allein im Walde sitz’ ich hier;
    Da pflanzte Gottes Güte
Mit stillen Händen neben mir
    Gar schöne Blumenblüthe.

Ihr Waldesglocken, himmelblau,
    Ich weiß, was ihr bedeutet,
Und was ihr in der freien Au
    Mir in die Seele läutet!

Translation(s): ENG

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Confirmed with Gedichte von Eduard Eyth, Zweite vermehrte Ausgabe, Stuttgart: Druck und Verlag der Chr. Belser’schen Buchhandlung, 1851, page 95.

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]


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

  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "The foxgloves", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2014-07-09.
Last modified: 2014-07-09 09:59:22
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Word count: 38

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