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Meine Gedanken

Language: German (Deutsch)

Meine Gedanken
Ziehn, wo es ihnen gefällt,
Und mit den Flügeln, den blanken,
Wandern sie durch die Welt.

Und mit den sehnenden Schwingen
Kehren sie heim, wo du bist,
Und heben von dir an zu singen,
Da meine Heimat ist.

Translation(s): ENG

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Confirmed with Paul Wertheimer, Sommerhaidenweg. Neue Gedichte, Wien, Berlin, Leipzig, München: Rikola-Verlag, 1921, page 18

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]


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  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2007-07-10.
Last modified: 2017-05-04 04:08:48
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