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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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Submitted by Emily Ezust


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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