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Language: German (Deutsch)

Was gehn mich Erd' und Himmel an,
Wenn ich die Holde sehen kann?
Herab zu mir, herabgebracht
Ist Paradies durch Liebes Macht!
Lach mir, du blaues Auge, du!
Raub meinem Herzen alle Ruh'!
Ich schwimm' im Liebesmeer dahin,
Und doch ist mir so wohl im Sinn!
Laß küssen, laß umarmen dich!
O Paradieses Wonn' um mich!
Laß leben ewig mich bei dir!
Sonst gieb den Tod, du Holde, mir!

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: 2008-07-04.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:25
Line count: 12
Word count: 69

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