by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749 - 1832)

Heute geh' ich. Komm ich wieder
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Heute geh' ich.  Komm ich wieder,
Singen wir ganz andre Lieder.
Wo so viel sich hoffen lässt,
Ist der Abschied ja ein Fest.

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  • ENG English (Gary Bachlund) , "Parting", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Barbara Miller

This text was added to the website: 2009-12-18
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Word count: 23