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Dann klopf' nur an's Fenster

Language: German (Deutsch)

[Dann]1 klopf' nur an's Fenster,
Und klopfe nur sacht,
Das Dorf liegt im Schlafe
Und still ist die Nacht.

Dann klopf' nur an's Fenster,
Dreimal oder vier,
Ich hör' dich im Schlafe
Und komme zu dir.

Der Garten ist ruhig,
Der Mond ist so blank,
Komm sacht heute Nacht,
Komm den Steig nur entlang.

Da stehet die Weide,
Darunter ein Stein,
Laß schau'n uns am Himmel
Den flimmernden Schein.

Laß plaudern uns zärtlich,
So heimlich und sacht,
Und Niemand zum Zeugen
Als Mondschein und Nacht.

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1 Eyken: "Drum"; further changes may exist not noted above.

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: 2011-09-24 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:19

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