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Des Durstes Erklärung

Language: German (Deutsch)

Immer schwitzend, immer sitzend:
Fort ist Rock und fort die Litzen!
  Hört! Frau Sonne war verliebt;
Ganz bestimmt ich's weiß:
  Und in mich war sie verliebt,
Drum ward mir so heiß.

Ihres Auges glühend RUnd
  Spähte stets nach mir,
Überall verfolgt sie mich,
  Und nirgends RUh vor ihr!
Schweißes perlen, großen Durst
  Schaffte diese Lieb'.
Als gestillt der Höllenbrand,
  Nichts im Sack mir blieb.

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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

Text added to the website: 2011-07-14 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:05

Line count: 14
Word count: 64

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