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Thu‑fu an Li‑tai‑pe

Language: German (Deutsch) after the Chinese (中文)

Man nennt dich unversiegbarer Tropfenfall,
Himmelgleich vor deiner Verse Hall
Zerschellt des Krieges Speer,
Zerfällt des Kaisers Reich.
Du bist die Sonne, der wir im Zenit begegnen,
Du bist Gewitter, wenn die Wolke kracht.
Als Tränen läßt du deine Verse niederregnen,
Es liest sie der Unsterbliche im Mondenschein bei der Nacht,
Lächelt und weint und meint: Er habe sie erdacht.

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]


Based on

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: 2008-03-06.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:38
Line count: 9
Word count: 60

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