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O wär' ich ein See, so spiegelhell

Language: German (Deutsch) after the Persian (Farsi)

O wär' ich ein See, so spiegelhell,
Und du die Sonne, die ihm blickte!
O wär' ich ein klarer Wiesenquell,
Und du die Blume, die ihm nickte!

O wär' ich ein grüner Rosendorn
Und du die Rose, die ihn schmückte!
O wär' ich ein süßes, süßes Korn,
Und du der Vogel, der es pickte!


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Text added to the website: 2008-07-30.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:49
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O, esli by' ozerom by'l ya nochny'm

Language: Russian (Русский) after the German (Deutsch)

O, esli by' ozerom by'l ya nochny'm,
a ty' lunoyu, po nyom ply'vushhej!
O, esli b potokom ya by'l lugovy'm,
a ty' by'linkoj, nad nim rastushhej!

O, esli by' rozovy'm by'l ya kustom,
a ty' by' rozoj, na nyom czvetushhej!
O, esli by' sladostny'm by'l ya zernom,
a ty' by' ptichkoj, ego klyuyushhej!


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Text added to the website: 2009-09-21.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:22
Line count: 8
Word count: 53