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Blütenweiß bestreuet schaute

Language: German (Deutsch)

Blütenweiß bestreuet schaute
Durch das Fenster ich die Länder,
Drüber hell der Himmel blaute. -
Sind's des Frühlings Blütenbänder? -
Ach ein Reif war's, in der Sonne
Warmem Strahl ist er verschwommen,
Und beklommen
Dacht' ich an vergangnen Frühlings Wonne.

Schöne Zeiten stiegen nieder:
Helle Blicke, heiße Küsse!
Ruhten süß umschlungen wieder! -
Sind's der alten Liebe Grüße? -
Ach, ein Traum war's, den der Sonne
Früher Strahl hinweggenommen,
Und beklommen
Dacht' ich an vergangner Liebe Wonne.

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Confirmed with Dichtungen eines Rheinischen Poeten von Wolfgang Müller von Königswinter, Erster Band, Leipzig, F. A. Brockhaus, 1871, pages 74-75.

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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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