by Bertolt Brecht (1898 - 1956)

Wir liegen allesamt im Kattegatt
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Wir liegen allesamt im Kattegatt.
[Viehdampfer]1 haben uns hinabgenommen. 
Fischer, wenn dein Netz hier viele Fische gefangen hat,
Gedenke unser und laß einen entkommen!

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Confirmed with Die Gedichte von Bertolt Brecht in einem Band, Frankfurt am Main: Suhrkamp Verlag, 1981 (Neunte Auflage 1997), page 822

1 Eisler: "Die Viehdampfer"

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