Wenn ein Liebes dir der Tod
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG ITA
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 geht
Nimmermehr aus diesem Ort.

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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


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Text added to the website: 2008-06-16 00:00:00
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:44
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