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Language: German (Deutsch)

Wenn vom Schnee die letzte Flocke,
Wenn zur Blume wird der Thau,
Wird er eine Maienglocke,
Die dein Bild ist, holde Frau!

Weht es nicht wie Waldeskühle,
Haucht es nicht aus ihrem Duft
Wie die Unschuld der Gefühle --
Wie die reine Morgenluft? --

Im Verborgnen blühst du gerne,
Wie die Maienglocke blüht,
Wer dir naht, fühlt schon von ferne
Dein holdseliges Gemüth.

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: 2011-04-08.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:19
Line count: 12
Word count: 61

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