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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 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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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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Text added to the website: 2007-09-23.
Last modified: 2015-09-28 15:11:55
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