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Zankst du schon wieder? sprach Hans Lau

Language: German (Deutsch)

Zankst du schon wieder? sprach Hans Lau
Zu seiner lieben Ehefrau.
"Versoffner, unverschämter Mann"--
Geduld, mein Kind, ich zieh mich an --
"Wo nun schon wieder hin?" Zu Weine.
Zank du alleine.

"Du gehst? -- Verdammtes Kaffeehaus!
Ja! blieb er nur die Nacht nicht aus.
Gott! ich soll so verlassen sein? --
Wer pocht? -- Herr Nachbar? -- nur herein!
Mein böser Teufel ist zu Weine:
Wir sind alleine."

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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)

Set in a modified version by August Bernhard Valentin Herbing.

Text added to the website: 2007-01-11 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:20
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Word count: 64

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