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Was streift vorbei im Dämmerlicht?

Language: German (Deutsch)

Was streift vorbei im Dämmerlicht?
War's nicht mein holdes Kind?
Und wehten aus dem Körbchen nicht
Die Rosendüfte lind?

Ja, morgen ist das Maienfest!
O morgen welche Lust!
Wann sie sich glänzend schauen läßt,
Die Röslein an der Brust.

Translation(s): FRE

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Confirmed with Gedichte von Ludwig Uhland, erster Band, Verlag der Cotta'schen Buchhandlung, Stuttgart, 1898, page 24.

Submitted by Harry Joelson


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  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , title 1: "Veille", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2011-01-06.
Last modified: 2014-06-23 21:10:20
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