by Paul Heyse (1830 - 1914)
Translation © by Sharon Krebs

Nun geh! die Sterne leiten dich zum...
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the Italian (Italiano) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Nun geh! die Sterne leiten dich zum Glücke! 
Wenn du hinaufkommst in das Hochgebirge, 
Blick' einmal noch nach unserm Thal zurücke.

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Confirmed with Paul Heyse, Italienisches Liederbuch, Berlin: Verlag von Wilhelm Hertz (Bessersche Buchhandlung), 1860, page 91.


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  • ENG English (Sharon Krebs) , "Go now! The stars shall lead you", copyright © 2020, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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Go now! The stars shall lead you
Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) 
Go now! The stars shall lead you to good fortune!
When you have climbed up to the high mountains,
Look back one last time to our valley.

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This text was added to the website: 2020-12-31
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