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Mir träumte wieder der alte Traum

Language: German (Deutsch)

Mir träumte wieder der alte Traum:
Es war eine Nacht im Maie,
Wir saßen unter dem Lindenbaum,
Und schwuren uns ewige Treue.

Das war ein Schwören und Schwören aufs neu,
Ein Kichern, ein Kosen, ein Küssen;
Daß ich gedenk des Schwures sei,
Hast du in die Hand mich gebissen.

O Liebchen mit den Äuglein klar!
O Liebchen schön und bissig!
Das Schwören in der Ordnung war,
Das Beißen war überflüssig.


Translation(s): FRE FRE POR

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Confirmed with Heinrich Heine, Buch der Lieder, Hoffmann und Campe, Hamburg, 1827, page 156.


Submitted by Ferdinando Albeggiani and Pierre Mathé [Guest Editor]

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Text added to the website: 2007-06-07.
Last modified: 2016-12-02 21:16:26
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Sonhei

Language: Portuguese (Português) after the German (Deutsch)

Sonhei inda uma vez o sonho antigo...
Noite de Maio, suspirava o vento sob as tílias,
O nosso doce abrigo,
Repetindo de amor o juramento, de amor,

De novo tu juraste, eu jurei...
Que de afagos, sorriste, me beijaste;
E para que eu não esquecesse as juras,
Em minha mão teus dentinhos ferraste.

Ó dileta de olhinhos azuis claros!
Meu amor, ó meu bem, ó minha amada!
Estava em ordem o doce juramento,
Mas não estava nos autos a dentada.


Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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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: 2010-07-18.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:52
Line count: 12
Word count: 80