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Sappho an Apoll

Language: German (Deutsch)

Die Augen schwer,
Die Hände leer,
Wie willst du, daß ich geben soll?
Quoll das Gefäß der Gnade nicht über?
Kamen nicht Tropfen nieder
An hoch erhabnen Händen?
Alles vertrocknet und leer.
Ach, ein Lufthauch webt her
Wie von erloschenen Bränden.

Translation(s): ENG

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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)

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Text added to the website: 2009-06-11.
Last modified: 2016-09-12 16:10:23
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