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Marionetta

Language: German (Deutsch) after the Italian (Italiano)

Hab' ihr oft genug gestanden:
wie dahin ist meine Ruh',
wie ich ganz in ihren Banden,
Marionetta lacht dazu!

Hab' sie oft genug gebeten:
einmal was ich bitte thu'!
Gieb den Kuß mir den erflehten!
Marionetta lacht dazu!

Hab' gelegen auf den Knieen:
sterben werd' ich, Spröde du,
willst du mich so grausam fliehen?!
Marionetta lacht dazu.

Endlich dauerts mir zu lange,
habe sie umfaßt im Nu,
küsse sie auf Mund und Wange!
Marionetta lacht dazu!


Submitted by Harry Joelson

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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: 2008-01-18.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:34
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