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Das Glück ist dieses: Beieinander ruhen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Das Glück ist dieses: Beieinander ruhen,
schweigsam als wie gebettet in den Abend,
und Horchen ist es auf den einen Ton,
den meine Seele nächtlich singt.


Translation(s): ENG

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Confirmed with Nachgelassene Schriften von Walter Calé. Mit einem Vorwort von Fritz Mauthner, herausgegeben und eingeleitet von Arthur Brückmann, Dritte Auflage, Berlin: S. Fischer Verlag, 1910, page 94


Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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Happiness is this: To rest beside one...

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

Happiness is this: To rest beside one another,
silent as if pillowed in the evening,
and it is a listening to the single note
that my soul sings nightly.


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Translation of title "Das Glück ist dieses" = "This is happiness"

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