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Ein blau Geheimniß ist dein Blick

Language: German (Deutsch)

Ein blau Geheimniß ist dein Blick,
Ein rothes Rätsel schweigt dein Mund;
Mir träumt so süß von nahem Glück,
Mir bangt so schwer im Herzensgrund.

Ich sorg' und frag' um mein Geschick,
Doch keine Antwort wird mir kund,
Ein blau Geheimniß bleibt dein Blick.
Ein rothes Rätsel schweigt dein Mund.

About the headline (FAQ)

Confirmed with Emanuel Geibel, Spätherbstblätter, Stuttgart: J. G. Cotta'schen Buchhandlung, 1877. Appears in Jugendlieder, page 310.

Submitted by Melanie Trumbull


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: 2018-06-05 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2018-06-05 22:24:55

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