possibly by Johann Anton Friedrich Reil (1773 - 1843)

Unser Sang erschalle hoch!
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Unser Sang erschalle hoch!
Wein mit Sang schmeckt besser noch.
So entfliehet froh die Zeit, 
Wem's nicht mundet, fliehe weit.
Hoch der edle Göttertrank!

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Note: This stanza was added arbitrarily to Schubert's Trinklied (D. 888) in the posthumous first edition (1850) and has been retained in the Peters edition but not in the complete editions.


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This text was added to the website: 2014-10-24
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