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Trauernder Flieder

Language: German (Deutsch)

"Am [Friedhof blüht]1 der Fliederbaum
[Just]2 eben,
Steh' ich vor ihm, kommt [mir]3 im Traum
Mein Leben --

"Mein Leben, das ich nur zum Schein
Noch habe,
Seit sie ihn trugen dort hinein
Zu Grabe."


Translation(s): ENG

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Confirmed with Martin Greif Neue Lieder und Mären, Leipzig: C.F. Amelangs Verlag, 1902, page 134

1 Maux: "Friehof [sic] hüllt"
2 Maux: "sich"
3 Maux: "wie"

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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

  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "Mourning lilac", copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2017-05-04.
Last modified: 2017-05-04 05:41:26
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