Water‑front streets
Language: English 
The spring is not so beautiful there --
  But dream ships sail away
To where the spring is wondrous rare
  And life is gay.

The spring is not so beautiful there --
  But lads put out to sea 
Who carry beauties in their hearts
  And dreams, like me.

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)


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This text was added to the website: 2021-01-21
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