© by Berthold Viertel (1885 - 1953)

Die Leiter blieb noch unterm Feigenbaume...
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Die Leiter blieb noch unterm Feigenbaume stehen
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Confirmed with Bertold Viertel, Der Lebenslauf. Gedichte, New York: Aurora Verlag, 1946, page 37

1 Eisler: "leergegessen"
2 Eisler: "kommt"
3 Eisler: "andrer"
4 Eisler: "Aber der Wein. / Fällt dort der Schnee, / Werden wir umso frischer sein / Und gern im wieder befreiten Winter wohnen."


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