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An meiner Thüre du blühender Zweig

Language: German (Deutsch)

"An meiner Thüre du blühender Zweig
Frühe beim Morgenrothe,
Bist mir ein lieblicher Fingerzeig,
Sehnender Freundin Bote.

Tausendmal segn' ich den flüchtigen Fuß,
Der mit schüchternem Wagen
Dich als thaufrischen, wonnigen Gruß
Mir auf die Schwelle getragen.

Weiß ich es doch, als hätt' ich's gesehn,
Wer dich pflückte vom Strauche,
Wittre in deinem Dufte ein Wehn
Von ihres Mundes Hauche.

Und ein sinniger, seliger Mann,
Pflanz' ich dich auf am Hute,
Sehen mag dich, wer sehen kann,
Sehen die Hochgemuthe!" 

Translation(s): ENG

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

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

  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2007-08-14 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-10-22 00:24:41

Line count: 16
Word count: 80

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