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Wenn du dein Haupt

Language: German (Deutsch)

Wenn du dein Haupt
Zur Brust mir neigst
Und die Hände mir fassest
Und stehst und schweigst  -- 

Wenn mir dein Hauch
Die Stirn umweht,
Dann überkommt es mich
Wie Gebet. 

Mir ist, der Himmel
Sehe darein
Und es müsse sein Segen
Mit uns sein.

About the headline (FAQ)

Confirmed with Hermann Oelschläger, Gedichte, München: Carl Merhoff's Verlag, 1869, page 7.

Submitted by Melanie Trumbull


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