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Vor der Ernte

Language: German (Deutsch)

[An wolkenreinem]1 Himmel geht
Die blanke Sichel schön,
Im Korne drunter wogt und weht
Und rauscht und wühlt der Föhn.

Sie wandert voller Melodie
Hochüber durch das Land,
Früh morgen schwingt die Schnittrin sie
Mit sonnenbrauner Hand.


Translation(s): ENG

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1 Hausegger: "Am wolkenreinen"; further changes may exist not shown above.

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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

  • ENG English (Peter Palmer) , title 1: "Before the harvest", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2007-02-06.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:20
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