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Ich lieg' im tiefen Schachte

Language: German (Deutsch)

Ich lieg' im tiefen Schachte,
Ein rother Edelstein,
Von Nacht bedeckt, und schmachte
Zu glühn im lichten Schein.

Da droben geht die Sonne;
Ich träume manch Gedicht
Von ihrer Strahlenwonne --
Aber sie sieht mich nicht.


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Text added to the website: 2010-10-03.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:02
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