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Sie saß am Rebenfenster

Language: German (Deutsch)

Sie saß am Rebenfenster
Im stillen Kämmerlein,
Und schaute hinaus in den Frühling
Und der Frühling schaute [hinein]1.

Und wer den Weg gegangen,
Blieb [stille grüßend]2 stehn,
Von allen den Blumen des Frühlings
[Auch]3 die schönste Rose zu seh'n. 

Die schickte freundlich lächelnd
Ein frühlingsduftend Wort;
[Ein sehnendes Herz zog weiter
Und die Rose blühete fort.]4


Translation(s): ENG

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Confirmed with Düsseldorfer Künstler-Album, 7. Jahrgang (1857), page 17

1 Reinecke: "herein"
2 Reinecke: "grüßend stille"
3 omitted by Reinecke
4 Reinecke: "Nun kann ich fürder nicht weiter, / Muss rasten hier fort und fort."

Submitted by John Versmoren and Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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