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Wie ich dich liebe

Language: German (Deutsch)

Wie ich dich liebe, 
Soll ich dir sagen? 
Wie ich dich liebe, 
Kannst du mich fragen? 

O du mein Alles,
Das ich nicht lasse! 
Einz'ger Gedanke 
Den ich noch sasse! 

Weil ich dich liebe, 
Kann ich's nicht sagen;
Kann ich nur stumm die 
Seligkeit tragen.

Schau mir in's Auge 
Lass' dich umfassen -- 
Wirst mir die Antwort,
Liebster, erlassen.

Wie das im Herzen 
Wonniglich wühlet, 
Das kann nur sagen 
Wer es nicht fühlet.


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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: 2009-09-06.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:21
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