by (Palmo) Carl Ploug (1813 - 1894)
Translation by Clara Kappey (flourished 1888-1912)

Kären
Language: English  after the Danish (Dansk) 
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?

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1 Ives: "child! Last"

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