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Aus schweren Träumen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Aus schweren Träumen
Fuhr ich oft auf und sah durch Tannenwipfel
Den Mond ziehn [übern stillen]1 Grund und sang
Vor Bangigkeit und schlummert wieder ein. -

Ja, Menschenstimme, hell aus frommer Brust!
Du bist doch die gewaltigste, und triffst
Den rechten Grundton, der verworren anklingt
In all den tausend Stimmen der Natur!


Translation(s): FRE

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Confirmed with Joseph Freiherrn von Eichendorff, Gedichte, Berlin, Verlag von M. Simion, 1841, page 401, the epigraph of the 'Romanzen' collection.

1 Hummel: "über stillem"

Submitted by Emily Ezust

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  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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