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You too, my mother, read my rhymes For love of unforgotten times, And you may chance to hear once more The little feet along the floor.
- by Robert Louis Stevenson (1850 - 1894), "To my mother", appears in Underwoods [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
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- ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , title 1: "A mia madre", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , title 1: "Meiner Mutter", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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Text added to the website: 2007-01-08 00:00:00
Last modified: 2016-01-08 20:21:20
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Dir, liebe Mutter, dies Gedicht: Vergiss vergangner Zeiten nicht, - und hör vielleicht aus ihm heraus aufs Neu der Füßchen Schritt im Haus.
- Translation from English to German (Deutsch) copyright © 2016 by Bertram Kottmann, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you must ask the copyright-holder(s) directly for permission. If you receive no response, you must consider it a refusal.
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- a text in English by Robert Louis Stevenson (1850 - 1894), "To my mother", appears in Underwoods
Text added to the website: 2016-10-23 00:00:00
Last modified: 2016-10-23 17:03:02
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Word count: 23