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I weiss nid

Language: Swiss German (Schwizerdütsch)

I weiss nid, eb i wache,
I weiss nid, ischs en Traum:
Singt öppe scho es Schwälbli
Duss ufem Birebaum?
Es tönt so fin und lislig,
Und doch so wohl bekannt,
So süess, wie usem Heimet
En Gruess im frönde Land.
's git numen eis uf Aerde
Wo sones Stimmli het:
Es singt sis Morgeliedli
Mis Chindli i sim Bett.

Submitted by Harry Joelson


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Text added to the website: 2009-03-14.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:10
Line count: 12
Word count: 60

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