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An Sami

Language: German (Deutsch)

Als er, Sami, mit dir jüngst Blumen brach in dem Garten,
stach ihn ein Bienchen, und heiß schmerzte die blutende Hand.
Weise rietest du ihm, mit Erde zu kühlen die Wunde,
und der brennende Schmerz schwand, und die Wunde ward heil.
Sami! Sami, wird auch die Wunde, die in dem Herzen ihm blutet,
dann erst gekühlet und heil, wenn sie die Erde bedeckt?

Translation(s): ENG

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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 (John H. Campbell) (W. Kommer) , title 1: "To Sami", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

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