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Freund, ich bitte, hüte dich! Skorpionen schleichen sich unter jeden Stein und da, wo es dunkel ist, pflegt Betrügerei und List oft versteckt zu sein.
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- by (Franz) Joseph Haydn (1732 - 1809), "Die Warnung", Hob. XXVc no. 6 (1796) [ SATB chorus and piano ], from Aus des Ramlers Lyrischer Blumenlese , no. 9 [sung text checked 1 time]
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- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Avertissement", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
Researcher for this text: Marieke T. de Heer
This text was added to the website: 2004-11-16
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Word count: 25
Ami, je t'en prie, méfie-toi, Les scorpions se glissent Sous chaque pierre. Et là, où il fait sombre, Tromperie et ruse aiment Souvent à être cachées.
- Translation from German (Deutsch) to French (Français) copyright © 2014 by Guy Laffaille, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.
This text was added to the website: 2014-01-30
Line count: 6
Word count: 26