by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

Seh' ich den Pilgrim, so kann ich mich...
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Seh' ich den Pilgrim, so kann ich mich nie der Tränen enthalten.
O, wie beseliget uns Menschen ein falscher Begriff!

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  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , title 1: "When I see a pilgrim, I can never . . .", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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This text was added to the website: 2004-12-20
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Word count: 20