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Herbst im Meere

Language: German (Deutsch)

Sonne so kühl und klar,
Herbstliche Ruh —
Lachst Du im Meer sogar
Freundlich mir zu?
Was mich gemieden,
Bringst Du zurück:
Glücklichen Frieden,
Friedliches Glück.

Wolken in Goldesschein,
Himmel in Flor —
Soll das die Liebe sein,
Die ich verlor?
Aber darunter
Leuchtet die See
Sonniger, bunter,
Stiller als je.

O, wie so klar und rein
Schaut sie mich an! —
Sott das die Liebe sein,
Die ich gewann?
Herbstliche Sonne,
Lauter und mild —
Innigster Wonne
Strahlendes Bild!

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: 2015-05-05 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2015-05-05 18:36:00

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Word count: 80

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