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Die du still gegangen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Die du still gegangen
Kommst, o kühle Nacht,
Schützerin der Seelen,
Deren Sehnsucht wacht,
Lass' sie kosten deine
Tiefe Einsamkeit,
Gib durch ferne Weiten
Ihrem Schmerz Geleit.

Doch auf ihren Schlummer,
Hohe Sternenfrau!
Gieß aus goldnen Strahlen
Milden Lebenstau,
Daß ihr Aug' erwache
Neuem Kampf der Tage
Freudig zugekehrt.

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Submitted by Harry Joelson


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: 2009-03-22.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:47
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Word count: 50

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