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Und weil's nun einmal nicht anders ist

Language: German (Deutsch)

Und weil's nun einmal nicht anders ist,
Daß du mein herzliebes Mädel bist; -
Und weil die Sonne uns lächelt an,
Daß auch nicht Einer ihr's wehren kann:
So wollen wir's singen und sagen!

Hüllt sich die Sonne in Wolken ein,
Nicht lange birgt sie den hellen Schein;
Schlich sich die Lieb' in ein Herz hinein,
O! so verrathen's die Aeugelein:
D'rum wollen wir's singen und sagen!

Die Sonne scheinet! die Liebe glüht!
Ein holdes, rosiges Mädel blüht;
Wenn nicht dies rosige Mädel wär',
Glüht Sonn' und Liebe wohl nimmermehr:
Das wollen wir singen und sagen!

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 10:04:36

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Word count: 96

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