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Language: German (Deutsch)

Aus der Eltern Macht und Haus
tritt die züchtge Braut heraus
an des Lebens Scheide -
geh und lieb und leide!

Freigesprochen, unterjocht,
wie der junge Busen pocht
im Gewand von Seide -
geh und lieb und leide!

Frommer Augen helle Lust
überstrahlt an voller Brust
blitzendes Geschmeide -
geh und lieb und leide!

Merke dirs, du blondes Haar.
Schmerz und Lust, Geschwisterpaar,
unzertrennlich beide -
geh und lieb und leide!

Submitted by Caroline Diehl


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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