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Language: Danish (Dansk)

Jeg tager Bægret af din Haand
idet jeg i dit Øje ser -
jeg véd hvad Skaalen gemmer.
O lifligst Drik i lifligt Kar:
og om det end ej ubrudt var,
hvad er jeg selv? det sprøde Ler,
som hungrer imod Vinens Aand!
Jeg vil min Vin, vil intet mer -
jeg tager Drikken af din Haand
og Skaalen hos mig gemmer.

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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: 2010-11-18 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:08
Line count: 10
Word count: 62

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