Det er Nat paa vide Vande
Language: Norwegian (Bokmål)
Det er Nat paa vide Vande,
langt fra Lande, [langt fra Lande]1.
Valborgsnat så lys og skjær.
Lavt mod Nattehimlens Rande
ryger Dagens røde Brande
og om Verden, fjernt og nær,
tindrer tusind Stjernes Hær.
Nat henover vide Vande.
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Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani
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