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Auf einer Wiese sah ich holde Frauen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Auf einer Wiese sah ich holde Frauen,
Die, Lilien pflückend, Liebeslieder sangen,
Indessen and're sich im Tanze schwangen.
Dann saßen sie an einer Quelle nieder, 
Die Blumen flechtend zu [anmuth'gen]1 Kränzen,
Als Schmuck auf ihrem goldnen Haar zu glänzen.
Ich ging, und schaute nach vom Wiesenraine
Den Süßen -- und verliebte mich in Eine.

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Graener: "anmütigen"

Submitted by Peter Donderwinkel


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