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Wenn du zu meim Schätzel kommst

Language: German (Deutsch)

Wenn du zu [meim Schätzel]1 kommst,
[Sag: ]2 ich ließ sie grüßen;
[Wenn]3 sie fraget, wie mirs geht?
Sag: auf beiden Füßen.
[Wenn]3 sie fraget: ob ich krank?
Sag: ich sei gestorben;
[Wenn]3 sie an zu weinen [fangt]4,
Sag: ich [käme]5 morgen!

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1 Mayer: "mei'm Schätzle"; Levinsohn: "mein'm Schätzel"
2 omitted by Mayer.
3 Prince Albert: "Wann"
4 Prince Albert: "fängt"
5 Prince Albert: "käm schon"; Mayer: "komme"

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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

Set in a modified version by Heinrich , Freiherr von Herzogenberg, Werner Hübschmann, Franz Otto Sturm.

Set in a modified version by Carl Banck.

Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:25

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Word count: 42

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