In love she fell,
My shy Bluebell,
With a strolling Bumble Bee;
He whispered low,
"I love you so!
Sweet, give your heart to me!
I love but you,
And I'll be true,
O give me your heart,
your heart, I pray!"
She bent her head,
"I will!" she said,
When lo! he flew away.
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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)
Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
- DUT Dutch (Nederlands) (Lidy van Noordenburg) , title 1: "De boshyacinth", copyright © 2008, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Text added to the website: 2003-09-29T00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16T10:01:25
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