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Die gute Stunde

Language: German (Deutsch)

Das Glück ist rund!  zur guten Stunde
Traf ich, des Sieges ungewiß 
Das Mädchen, mit dem kleinen Munde,  
Das braune Mädchen Dorilis. 

Das Mädchen, mit dem kleinen Munde, 
Ist sonst zum Fliehen aufgelegt:  
Ich aber kam zur guten Stunde, 
Worinn man hübsch zu bleiben pflegt!  

Ich that mit ihrem kleinen Munde,  
Was Neid und Mutter nie erfährt!  
O du geliebte, gute Stunde, 
Du bist mein ganzes Leben werth! 

Confirmed with Almanach der deutschen Musen, Leipzig: Weigand, 1772, page 196.

Submitted by Melanie Trumbull


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: 2019-04-04T00:00:00.
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