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Sehnsucht nach Ruhe

Language: German (Deutsch)

Wundes Herz, hör auf zu klagen
Lege endlich dich zur Ruh;
Alle Stern am Himmel sagen
Dir ja Trost und Frieden zu!

Armes Herz, hör auf zu bangen,
Freuden hat das Leben viel;
Endlich wirst auch du gelangen
An das schöne, ferne Ziel.

Wundes Herz, hör auf zu sehnen,
Nimm , was dir die Stunde gibt,
Warum blickest du in Tränen
Nach der Zukunft tief betrübt?

Wildes Herz, hör auf zu schwärmen,
Gib nicht mehr den Schatten Raum;
Niemals wirst du dich erwärmen
An dem schnell entschwundenen Traum!


Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

Authorship


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: 2011-08-06 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:18
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Word count: 88

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