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Bellarosa

Language: German (Deutsch)

Frage nicht nach meinem Schmerz,
Nenn' mich nicht die schöne Rose;
Ach, es glühet hier kein Herz
Für die arme Heimathlose;

Frage nicht, was meinen Geist
Stürmisch treibt wie Wind's Getose!
Die hier Bellarosa heißt,
Ist die arme Elternlose!

Frage nicht, warum ich hier
Knie' auf sanft bethautem Mose;
Gott, mein Gott! es fleht zu dir
Betend ja die Hoffnungslose!



Confirmed with Iris. Unterhaltungsblatt für Kunst, Literatur und Poesie, Jahrgang 1822. Frankfurt am Main, bei Johann Friedrich Menner, p. 95.


Submitted by Emily Ezust

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Text added to the website: 2013-07-04.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:02
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