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Language: German (Deutsch)

Mein Herz, aus goldnen Jugendtagen,
Aus glücklicher Vergangenheit
In grünes Laub ist's ausgeschlagen,
Da lebt's und atmet und gedeiht.
Die Sehnsucht aber, die ich hatte,
Und mancher wundersüße Traum,
Sie säuseln jetzt im Lindenblatte
Und flüstern in dem Tannenbaum.
Ich lebe, wo die Finken schlagen,
Man kann mich in der Blütezeit
Nach Haus in einem Zweige tragen,
Gefangen bin ich und befreit.
Es bringt mir in der Morgenkühle
Des Sonntags reine Himmelslust
Die längst entschlummerten Gefühle
Erinnernd wieder in die Brust.

Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani


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: 2008-06-21 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:20

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Word count: 81

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