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Des Tages will ich denken

Language: German (Deutsch)

Des Tages will ich denken,
Da ich zuerst dich sah,
Tief in die Brust versenken,
Wie mir dabei geschah.

Als hätte zu ihrem Ruhme
Die Welt sich neu geschmückt
Mit einer Wunderblume,
Die noch kein Mensch gepflückt.

So war ich schier betroffen
Von deiner Schönheit Glanz,
Ich trug mein stolzes Hoffen
Wie einen Siegeskranz.

Die Eine oder Keine!
So rief's im Augenblick,
Und nun bist du die Meine,
Und mein sind Ruhm und Glück.

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: 2010-02-23 00:00:00.

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

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Word count: 74

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