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Hätte Gott mich anders gewollt

Language: German (Deutsch)

Hätte Gott mich anders gewollt,
So hätte er mich anders gebaut;
Da er mir aber Talent gezollt,
Hat er mir viel vertraut.
Ich brauch es zur Rechten und Linken,
Weiß nicht, was daraus kommt;
Wenns nicht mehr frommt,
Wird er schon winken.


Translation(s): ENG

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

  • ENG English (Gary Bachlund) , title 1: "Talent", copyright © 1990, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2007-05-13.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:22
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