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Burgen mit hohen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Soldaten
 Burgen mit hohen
 Mauern und Zinnen,
 Mädchen mit stolzen
 Höhnenden Sinnen
 Möcht' ich gewinnen!
 Kühn ist das Mühen,
 Herrlich der Lohn!

 Und die Trompete
 Lassen wir werben,
 Wie zu der Freude,
 So zum Verderben.
 [Das ist ein Stürmen!]1
 Das ist ein Leben!

 Mädchen und Burgen
 Müssen sich geben.
 Kühn ist das Mühen,
 Herrlich der Lohn!
 Und die Soldaten
 Ziehen davon.


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Villes entourées

Language: French (Français) after the German (Deutsch)

Chœur de soldats passant sous les fenêtres de la maison de Marguerite
 Villes entourées
 De murs et remparts;
 Fillettes sucrées,
 Aux malins regards;
 Victoire certaine
 Près de vous m'attend;
 Si grande est la peine,
 Le prix est plus grand.

 Au son des trompettes,
 Les braves soldats
 S'élancent aux fêtes
 Ou bien aux combats;
 Fillettes et villes
 Font les difficiles...
 Bientôt tout se rend:
 Si grande est la peine,
 Le prix est plus grand.


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