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Language: German (Deutsch)

Wir reiten in die Kreuz und Quer'
Nach Freuden und Geschäften;
Doch immer kläfft es hinterher
Und billt [aus]1 allen Kräften.
So will der Spitz aus unserm Stall
Uns immerfort begleiten,
Und seines Bellens lauter Schall
Beweis't nur, daß wir reiten.

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1 Wetzel: "nach"

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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