Auf der Hald
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Auf der Hald
Viel Röslein stehn,
In den Wald
Die Rehlein gehn.
Ach wie bald
Ist's geschehn
Das Verschwinden und Verwehn.

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Confirmed with Elise Polko, "Das Schloß an der Weser. Eine wahrhafte Geschichte" Westermann's Illustrirte Deutsche Monatshefte, Nro. 40 der zweiten Folge, der ganzen Reihe Nro. 136 (Januar 1868), page 411. Note: In a later publication the words stehn, gehn, geschehn, Verwehn became stehen, gehen, geschehen, Verwehen, and the little text was labelled "Motto."


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  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , "Upon the acclivity many little roses grow", copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Sharon Krebs [Guest Editor]

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