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Und wenn der Tag die Nacht geküßt

Language: German (Deutsch)

Und wenn der Tag die Nacht geküßt,
Da stirbt sie hin in süßem Tod;
Ihr seliges Verbluten,
Das ist das Morgenrot.

Ich liebe dich wie die Nacht den Tag,
Ich kann dich nie erwerben --
O dürft' ich denn an deinem Kuß
Verblutend sterben!

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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: 2010-10-03.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:02
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