by Arthur Lutze (1813 - 1870)

O meine Blumen, ihr, meine Freude
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG
O meine Blumen, ihr, meine Freude,
Welkt ihr auch morgen, blüht ihr doch heute!
Freude und Blumen vergehen schnell,
's gibt kein Verblühen, bleibt's Herz nur hell!

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Confirmed with Arthur Lutze's Gedichte, zweiter Theil, Cöthen: Verlag der Lutz'chen Klinik, 1864, page 41.


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

  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , "Oh my flowers, you my joy", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Research team for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator] , Melanie Trumbull

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 4
Word count: 27