by Christian Morgenstern (1871 - 1914)

Die Rehlein beten zur Nacht
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): FRE
Die Rehlein beten zur Nacht,
        hab acht!

        Halb neun!

        Halb zehn!

        Halb elf!

      Halb zwölf!


Die Rehlein beten zur Nacht,
       hab acht!
Sie falten die kleinen Zehlein,
      die Rehlein.

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  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "La prière", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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This text was added to the website: 2008-07-29
Line count: 11
Word count: 30