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Rühr' mich nicht an

Language: German (Deutsch)

Bleib' mir vom Halse, Thunichtgut! 
Wir haben nichts zu theilen,
Ich möchte sonst den Übermuth
Mit bitterm Kraut dir heilen.
Scher' dich hindann! 
Rühr' mich nicht an! 

Dein Blick ist heiß, dein Herz ist kalt,
Dein Wort fährt auf dem Winde,
Dein Antlitz, deine Wohlgestalt
Sind nur der Falschheit Rinde.
Windschaffner Mann,
Rühr' mich nicht an! 

Du trägst dein Haupt wie einen Helm,
Dein Glück wie goldne Sporen,
Im Nacken aber sitzt der Schelm,
Hast's faustdick hinter n Ohren. 
Dir trau', wer kann, 
Rühr' mich nicht an! 

Nicht Morgen- und nicht Abendgruß
Will ich vom Herzensdiebe,
Der immer auf dem Wanderfuß, -- 
O wüßtest du von Liebe! 
Wie anders dann!
Rühr' mich nicht an!

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: 2010-02-24 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:35

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Word count: 113

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