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Dunkelbraune Äugelein

Language: German (Deutsch)

Dunkelbraune Äugelein,
Wenn ihr lächelnd winket,
In mein tiefstes Herz hinein
Eure Seele sinket;
Wie der liebe Sonnenschein
Lächelt in die Welt hinein,
Blickt ihr in mich klar und rein,
Braune Äugelein.

Und ich weiß nicht, wie es kam,
Daß ich hold vertrauend
Ihre weißen Hände nahm,
In die Äuglein schauend;
Herzens Wogen halten ein,
Fühlen sich so selig rein;
Schaut ihr so in sie hinein,
Branne Äugelein.

Submitted by Harry Joelson


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Text added to the website: 2009-04-03.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:11
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