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Malönchen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Elfchen hat ein Flügelpaar,
Elfchen hat ein Krönchen,
Elfchen hat ein Ringelhaar,
Elfchen heißt Malönchen.

Elfchen schlürft vom Rosenwein,
Elfchen schleckt vom Honig,
Schlüpft ins Mauseloch hinein,
Guckt heraus: Hier wohn ich.

Kommt heraus und lacht mich an;
Ätsch! er großer Peter!
Wenn er [mich jetzt]1 haschen kann,
Heirat ich ihn später.


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1 Schweikert "jetzt mich"

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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Text added to the website: 2009-09-07.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:21
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Word count: 52

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