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In meinen Armen dein

Language: German (Deutsch)

In meinen Armen dein 
Liebewarmer Leib -- o du!
Thu' jetzt die großen Augen zu!
Augen, Seele, alles mein.
Schlaf! die Ampel löscht aus.
Mondlicht im ganzen Haus.
Weißt du, wie blau die Treppe war,
Als wir kamen? Auch dein Haar
Ist blau. So rinnt 
Und fließt das aufgelöste Verlangen;
Wir sind
Ineinander aufgegangen.

About the headline (FAQ)

Confirmed with Emanuel von Bodman, Neue Lieder, München: Albert Langen Verlag für Litteratur und Kunst, 1902, page 76.

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]


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: 2019-05-09 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2019-05-09 09:45:38

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