Dost remember, [dear, when last]1 autumn we went Thro' the fields, how oft thy blue eyes on me were bent? It flash'd across my mind That till then I had been blind, Tell me little Kären what thy heart felt then? [...]
1 Ives: "child! Last"
- by Clara Kappey (flourished 1888-1912) [an adaptation] [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
- a text in Danish (Dansk) by (Palmo) Carl Ploug (1813 - 1894), first published 1853
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- by Charles Edward Ives (1874 - 1954), "Kären", from Sentimental Ballads, no. 7. [ sung text checked 1 time]
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