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Wohl, und immer wohl dem Mann

Language: German (Deutsch)

   Wohl, und immer wohl dem Mann,
Der sein [Liebes]1 sehen kann,
Der, mit wonniglichen Küssen,
Darf in seinen Arm es schliessen!
Wohl, und immer wohl dem Mann,
Der sein [Liebes]1 sehen kann!
   Aber weh dem armen Mann,
Der nichts Liebes sehen kann!
Der, wie ich, in [Minnebanden],
Trauern muß in fremden Landen!
Weh, und immer weh dem Mann,
Der nichts Liebes sehen kann!

Translation(s): ENG FRE

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Confirmed with Johann Martin Millers Gedichte, Ulm: bey Johann Konrad Wohler, 1783, page 138

1 von Paradis: "Liebchen"
2 von Paradis: "Minna[sic] Banden"

Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani and Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]


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 © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2008-06-11 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2016-05-18 19:49:27

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Word count: 64

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