by Andreas Grimelund Jynge (1870 - 1955)

Mor synger
Language: Norwegian (Bokmål) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Spaa mig, vesle Præstekrave,
Hvad er vel idag din Gave?
Præst og Prost! tak, ellers nei.
Enkemand! det passer ei.

Ungkarl! jeg blir næsten bange
var her bare rigtig mange.
Præst og Prost! aa, hvis jeg vidste,
før jeg tog det allersidste.

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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)

Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Laura Prichard) , "Mother sings", copyright © 2019, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]

Text added to the website: 2019-01-20 00:00:00
Last modified: 2019-01-21 17:12:21
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