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Im kühlen Schatten, auf sonnigen Höh'n

Language: German (Deutsch)

Im kühlen Schatten, auf sonnigen Höh'n
Wie blüht ihr Blümlein so wunderschön!
Euch hat ein Engel so reicht bemalt,
Dass ihr in Farben des Himmels strahlt.

O lasst euch pflücken, die Sonne glüht;
Ihr seid am Abend [ja]1 doch verblüht.
[Der kranken Mutter bring ich den Strauß,
Trag ihr den Frühling ins stille Haus.]2

[Im kühlen Schatten, auf [sonnigen]3 Höhn,
Wie blüht ihr Blümlein so wunderschön!]1
Nun freu dich wieder, mein Mütterlein,
Dich heilen Blumen und Sonnenschein!


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1 omitted by Kücken
2 repeated by Kücken
3 Rheinberger: "sonn'gen"

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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Text added to the website: 2009-05-24.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:30
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