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Language: German (Deutsch)

Deine grünen Augensterne schlossen müde ihre Pracht.
Hergeweht aus Traumgefilden kam die Liebe, gute Nacht.
Ach, ihr zarten Atemwellen, riegelt alle Türen zu,
Nur im Grunde deines Herzens pocht es: Du, Geliebter, du.
Schlaf, mein Liebling, schlafe ruhig. Zuckt die Wimper auch einmal,
Ist es hingehaucht ein Lächeln, das sich in dein Träumen stahl.

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: 2009-06-09.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:15
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Word count: 54

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