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O ich will vor meinen Gast

Language: German (Deutsch) after the English

O ich will vor meinen Gast 
die volle Schale meines Lebens stellen 
und will ihn nicht mit leeren Händen gehen lassen.
 
Die volle, süße Lese meiner Herbstestage, 
jeden Gewinn und jede späte Ernte erfüllten Lebens 
will ich vor Dich stellen am Ende meiner Tage. 

Er kehrt zurück, wenn er die Botschaft ausgerichtet, 
läßt einen dunklen Schatten nur in meinem Morgen. 
Und in der Öde meines Hauses 
bleibt verloren nur mein Selbst zurück - 
die letzte Opfergabe, die ich für Dich habe.


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