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Schlaf ein, mein Liebchen, schlaf ein

Language: German (Deutsch)

Schlaf ein, mein Liebchen, schlaf ein,
Leis durch die Blumen am Gitter
Säuselt des Laubes Gezitter,
Rauschen die Quellen herein;
Gesenkt auf den schneeweißen Arm,
Schlaf ein, mein Liebchen, schlaf ein,
Wie atmest du lieblich und warm!

Aus dem Kriege kommen wir heim;
In stürmischer Nacht und Regen,
Wenn ich auf der Lauer gelegen,
Wie dachte ich dorten dein!
Gott stand in der Not uns bei,
Nun droben bei Mondenschein,
Schlaf ruhig, das Land ist ja frei!

Translation(s): ITA

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Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani


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Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , ""Il messaggero di pace" da "Canti del tempo"", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2009-07-06.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:17
Line count: 14
Word count: 77

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