by Hans Bötticher (1883 - 1934), as Joachim Ringelnatz

Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG
War einmal ein Bumerang;
War ein weniges zu lang.
Bumerang flog ein Stück,
Aber kam nicht mehr zurück.
Publikum - noch stundenlang -
Wartete auf Bumerang.


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Text added to the website: 2009-12-05 00:00:00
Last modified: 2016-10-28 15:54:38
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