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Ein bißchen Freude

Language: German (Deutsch)

Wie heilt sich ein verlassen Herz,
Der dunkeln Schwermut Beute?
Mit Becher-Rundgeläute?
Mit bitterm Spott? Mit frevlem Scherz?
Nein, mit ein bißchen Freude!

Wie flicht sich ein zerrißner Kranz,
Den jach der Sturm zerstreute?
Wie knüpft sich der erneute?
Mit welchem Endchen bunten Bands?
Mit nur ein bißchen Freude!

Wie sühnt sich die verjährte Schuld,
Die bitterlich bereute?
Mit einem strengen Heute?
Mit Büßerhast und Ungeduld?
Nein. Mit ein bißchen Freude! 

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: 2008-02-07 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:36

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Word count: 71

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