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Language: German (Deutsch)

Über weite Wiesen schweif ich
Wo's aus tausend Keimen bricht,
Gräser, Kräuter dicht an dicht,
und mit Kinderblicken greif ich
treulich so in's Licht,
so in's Licht und in die Weite,
und die Augen blenden mir,
und mit diesen Händen hier
brech'ich Blumen bunt zur seite,
und die Blumen bring ich dir.

Translation(s): ENG FRE

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Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

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

  • ENG English [singable] (John Bernhoff) , title 1: "Lilies and roses"
  • FRE French (Fran├žais) [singable] (John Bernhoff) , title 1: "En cheminant"

Text added to the website: 2009-07-15.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:18
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Word count: 52

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