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Language: German (Deutsch)

Schneeglöckchen, ei, du bist schon da?
Ist denn der Frühling schon so nah?
Wer lockte dich hervor ans Licht?
Trau' doch dem Sonnenscheine nicht!

Wohl gut er's eben heute meint,
Wer weiß, ob er dir morgen scheint?
«Ich warte nicht, bis Alles grün;
Wenn meine Zeit ist, muß ich blüh'n.

Der mich erschuf für diese Welt,
Heißt blüh'n mich, wann es ihm gefällt;
Er denkt bei Schnee und Kälte mein,
Wird stets mein lieber Vater sein.»

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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: 2009-09-13T00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16T10:03:21
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