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Language: German (Deutsch)

Nun ist dein kleines Fensterlein
Wohl wieder aufgethaut?
Lieb Dirnel, hab' so manches Mal
Im Winter 'nach geschaut.

War'n dicke weiße Blumen vor,
Ich konnte dich nicht sehn;
So mußt' ich über Eis und Schnee
Betrübt nach Hause gehn.

Da hab' ich auf dem kalten Weg
An dich recht warm gedacht,
Hab' deinen lieben Namen laut
Genannt bei Tag und Nacht.

Wenn ich so oft gebetet hätt'
Die ganze Winterzeit,
Als dein gedacht in einem Tag,
Ich wäre benedeit.

Ob's Lieben wohl was Böses ist?
Die Vöglein thun's uns vor,
Und schwingen doch mit Sang und Klang
Zum Himmel sich empor.

So zieh' ich aus zur Maienzeit
Auf grüne Liebeslust!
Ist's Fensterlein erst aufgethaut,
Wird's warm auch um die Brust.

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: 2009-09-25 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:23

Line count: 24
Word count: 120

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