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Ved en ung Hustrus Båre

Language: Norwegian (Bokmål)

Blegnet, blegnet, hun, midt i Livets Glød;
Segnet, segnet, hun som ej aned Død.
Døden agted ej
Livets Blomstervej,
Fagrest Blomst den brød!
Sorgens Toner lyde,
Kan ej Fred betyde,
Længslens Suk og Råb,
Kan det rumme Håb?

Båren, Båren sænkes i Jorden ned;
Tåren, Tåren spejler det mørke Sted.
Han som mi sted jo
Kjærlig Lykkes Ro,
Far og Mor stå ved
Da usynlig kommer
Livets store Dommer,
Lærer dem det Råb,
Som kan rumme Håb.

Translation(s): GER

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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)

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

  • GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Bertram Kottmann) , "An der Bahre einer jungen Frau", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:42

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