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Falsche Bläue

Language: German (Deutsch)

Ich hab' in das blaue Meer geschaut,
Ich hab' dem blauen Meer vertraut;
Ein klarer Himmel lag darein
Mit mildem Stern- und Mondenschein,
Das hat mich arg betrogen! -
Ich warf mich tief in das Meer hinein,
Es war kein klarer Himmel drein,
Nur wilde, falsche Wogen. -
War Alles, Alles erlogen!

Ich hab' in den blauen Himmel geschaut,
Ich hab' dem blauen Himmel vertraut;
Er war so hell, er war so rein,
Eine strahlende Sonne brannte drein,
Das hat mich arg betrogen! -
Die Sonne, sie brannte heiß und schwer,
Viel Wolken hat sie um mich her
Und böse Wetter gezogen. -
War Alles, Alles erlogen!

Ich hab' in zwei blaue Augen geschaut,
Ich hab' zwei blauen Augen vertraut;
Sie schienen fromm, sie schienen rein,
Ich schaute lang' und tief hinein,
Das hat mich arg betrogen!
Ihr heller Glanz ward arge Gluth,
Ihr klarer Spiegel wilde Fluth,
Die hat mich hinabgezogen. -
War Alles, Alles erlogen!

Submitted by Harry Joelson


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Text added to the website: 2009-01-28 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:33

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Word count: 157

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