by Friedrich Rückert (1788 - 1866)

Ich weiß nicht, was im Hain die Taube...
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): DUT
Ich weiß nicht, was im Hain die Taube girret,
Ob sie betrübt wie meine Seele harret
des Freundes, der von ihr sich hat verirret?

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Confirmed with Friedrich Rückert, Gesammelte Poetische Werke, published 1868


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

  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , title 1: "Ik weet niet", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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