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O wie gerne lern ich Milde

Language: German (Deutsch)

O wie gerne lern ich Milde,
liebes Herz, von deinem Munde,
folge dir in stillem Bunde
in geläuterte Gefilde!

Und wir schaun zurück zusammen
auf die Welt, samt ihrem Schelten,
und anstatt sie zu verdammen,
lassen wir sie gehn und gelten.

Translation(s): FRE

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Confirmed with Christian Morgenstern, Wir fanden einen Pfad. Gedichte, München: R. Piper & Co Verlag, 1966, page 25

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator] and Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]


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

  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2004-11-30.
Last modified: 2016-09-29 18:27:05
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Word count: 41

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