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The durable grey goose

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

The master of the housewent out into the field
 [ ... ]

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1 Eisler: "fall from the sky"
2 Eisler: "Your wife and my wife"
3 Eisler" "They had to place it on the table for the master of the house:"
4 Eisler: "His"
5 Eisler: "The master [of the house]"
6 Eisler: "grinding"


  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to English copyright © 2009 by Sharon Krebs

Based on
  • a text in German (Deutsch) by Bertolt Brecht (1898 - 1956), "Die haltbare Graugans", copyright ©
      • This text was set to music by the following composer(s): Hanns Eisler. Go to the text.


Text added to the website: 2009-10-13.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:24
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Word count: 133

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