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Wenn ein Liebes dir der Tod

Language: German (Deutsch)

Wenn ein Liebes dir der Tod
Aus deinen Augen fortgerückt,
Such es nicht im Morgenrot,
Nicht im Stern, der abends blickt.

Such es nirgends früh und spät
Als im Herzen immerfort. 
Was man so [geliebet]1 geht
Nimmermehr aus diesem Ort.


Translation(s): ENG ITA

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1 Walter-Choinanus : "geliebt"

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)


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  • ENG English [singable] (Peter Palmer) , copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Se per morte cosa cara", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2008-06-16 00:00:00.

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