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Der Vogel Strauß hat lange Bein

Language: German (Deutsch)

Der Vogel Strauß hat lange Bein',
Doch kurz ist sein Verstand,
Es brütet ihm der Sonnenschein
Die Eier aus im Sand.
Oft Stein und Eisen er verschluckt,
Sein Magen, der ist gut,
Die Federn sind der Weiber Schmuck,
Sie stecken's auf den Hut.

Submitted by Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]


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: 2012-05-04.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:22
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Word count: 43

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