Language: German (Deutsch)
Ich rief im Wald einst: "Liebe,
o komm, beglücke mich bald!"
Da rief das Echo trübe:
"Zu alt, zu alt, zu alt."
Verdrossen rief ich weiter:
"Bin ja erst sechzehn Jahr!"
Da rief das Echo heiter:
"Du Narr, du Narr, du Narr:"
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Submitted by Harry Joelson
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Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "The echo", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Text added to the website: 2008-03-16.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:38
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