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Willst du, daß ich dich

Language: German (Deutsch)

Willst du, daß ich dich als Schwester hege?
Willst du, daß ich als dein Kind dich ehre?
Oder daß ich dich als Mutter pflege?
Oder daß als Weib ich dich begehre?
Deine Freundin auch wär' ich geblieben,
Sklavin, Göttin, alles, wenn nur deine,
Willst du nur dich von mir lassen lieben
Aber, Lieber, nur von mir alleine!


Translation(s): FRE

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Confirmed with Gedichte von Ricarda Huch, zweite vermehrte Auflage, Leizig, H. Haeffel Verlag, 1908, page 200.


Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani

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

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

  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , title 1: "Veux-tu que je te dorlote comme une sœur ?", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2008-07-24.
Last modified: 2016-03-14 01:49:40
Line count: 8
Word count: 57

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Veux‑tu que je te dorlote comme une sœur ?

Language: French (Français) after the German (Deutsch)

Veux-tu que je te dorlote comme une sœur ?
Veux-tu que je te respecte comme ton enfant ?
Ou bien que je te soigne comme une mère ?
Ou bien que je te désire comme une femme ?
Je pourrais aussi rester ton amie,
Esclave, déesse, n'importe, mais n'être qu'à toi,
Veux-tu seulement te faire aimer par moi,
Mais, mon amour, seulement par moi !


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Text added to the website: 2016-03-14.
Last modified: 2016-03-14 01:49:53
Line count: 8
Word count: 65