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Kühle

Language: German (Deutsch)

In den weissen Blüten
Der hellen Rosen
Mr ich verfluten.

Doch auf den Teichen
Warten die starren, seelenlosen Wasserrosen,
Meiner Sehnsucht Kühle zu reichen.


Translation(s): ENG FRE

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Gary Bachlund) , title 1: "Chill", 2010, copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , title 1: "Froideur", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2011-12-29.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:44
Line count: 6
Word count: 24

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Chill

Language: English after the German (Deutsch)

Into the white petals
Of bright blossoms
Would I be submerged.

There on the pond
Wait the stiff, soul-less water lilies
To caress my longing with their chill.


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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

    [ None yet in the database ]


Text added to the website: 2011-12-29.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:44
Line count: 6
Word count: 28