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Language: German (Deutsch)

Noch schläft der blühende Lindenbaum,
der Brunnen plätschert im Morgentraum.
Da schlüpfen und hüpfen aus duftigen Zweigen
die munteren Vögel herab, und neigen

sich frisch hinein in den kühlen Quell
und baden die Äuglein sich glänzend hell
 und schwingen sich auf mit jubelndem Schalle,
dass erwachen die Blumen und Blüthen alle.

Und ich sende hinüber die Geister mein,
über Wald und Strom in dein Kämmerlein,
die sollen mit süssem Singen und Grüssen,
zu wonnigem Tage wach dich küssen.

Auch meine Linde vom Traum ersteht
und hat mich nickend mit Blüthen umweht.

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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: 2008-08-29 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:35

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Word count: 91

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