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Schlafe du, schlafe du süß

Language: German (Deutsch)

Welle wechselt kleine Welle,
Schaumgegürtet; augenhelle
Tauchen wir auf.

Wiegen dich und grüßen dich,
Arm und Arm umschließen dich.

Schlafe du, schlafe du süß.

Welle wechselt, lauter, breiter,
Fahre Schifflein, fahre weiter
Grünes Gestad’.

Weiße Tücher winken dir,
Tränen im Auge blinken dir.

Schlafe du, schlafe du süß.

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)

Text added to the website: 2016-10-24.
Last modified: 2016-10-24 13:00:17
Line count: 12
Word count: 48

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