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Gefunden

Language: German (Deutsch)

Nun wir uns lieben, rauscht mein stolzes Glück
Hoch ob der Welt,
Was kann uns treffen, wenn uns das Geschick
Beisammen hält?
Und wenn hinab in seine Nacht das Meer
Die Erde reißt,
Die Liebe schwebt über den Sternen her
Als Schöpfergeist.


Translation(s): ENG

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Confirmed with Ferdinand Avenarius, Stimmen und Bilder. Neuere Gedichte, Neunte, verbesserte und stark vermehrte Auflage, München: Georg D. W. Callwey, [1911], page 11


Submitted by Jakob Kellner and Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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

  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , "Found", copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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Found

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

Now that we love each other, my proud happiness 
Sweeps high above the world;
What can wound us, when fate 
Holds us together?
And if the sea wrenched the world
Into its night,
Love would soar over the stars
As a creating spirit


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Text added to the website: 2017-12-08.
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