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Im hohen Gras der Knabe schlief

Language: German (Deutsch)

Im hohen Gras der Knabe schlief,
Da hört' er's unten singen,
Es war, als ob die Liebste rief,
Das Herz wollt ihm zerspringen.

Und über ihm ein Netze wirrt
Der Blumen leises Schwanken,
Durch das die Seele schmachtend irrt
In lieblichen Gedanken.

So süße Zauberei ist los,
Und wunderbare Lieder
Gehn durch der Erde Frühlingsschoß,
Die lassen ihn nicht wieder.


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Text added to the website: 2007-07-09.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:25
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