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Language: German (Deutsch)

Das milde Abendläuten
Hallet über das Feld. 
Das will mir recht bedeuten,
Daß doch auf dieser Welt
Heimat und Heimatsglück 
Wohl keiner je gefunden:
Der Erde kaum entwunden,
Kehr'n wir zur Erde zurück. 

Wenn so die Glocken hallen,
Geht es mir durch den Sinn,
Daß wir noch Alle wallen
Zur ew'gen Heimat hin. 
Glücklich, wer allezeit
Der Erde sich entringet
Und Heimatslieder singet
Von jener Seligkeit.

Translation(s): RUS

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

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Text added to the website: 2004-01-21 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:03
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Word count: 66

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