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Schon reift es nachts im Wiesengrunde

Language: German (Deutsch)

Schon reift es nachts im Wiesengrunde,
Und dennoch gehn, vom Sonnenhauch
Gelöst in warmer Mittagstunde,
Noch Knospen auf am Rosenstrauch.

So treibt, obwohl es herbstlich trauert,
Mein Herz, das allzuviel verlor,
Doch von Erinnrung überschauert
Noch dann und wann ein Lied hervor.

Wohl fühl' ich tief dann im Gemüte
Dies Wachstum als ein kurzes Glück,
Doch nimmer bringt die späte Blüte
Den längst verlornen Mai zurück.

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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)

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Text added to the website: 2011-11-11 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:41

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Word count: 66

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