Language: German (Deutsch)
-- "Ich bin der Graf von Réaumur
und hass' euch wie die Schande!
Dient nur dem Celsio für und für,
Im Winkel König Fahrenheit
hat still sein Mus gegessen.
-- "Ach Gott, sie war doch schön, die Zeit,
da man nach mir gemessen!"
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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)
Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Gary Bachlund) , title 1: "Pretender to the Throne", rhymed paraphrase, copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Text added to the website: 2010-02-03.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:33
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Word count: 44
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