by Eduard Mörike (1804 - 1875)
Translation © by Walter A. Aue

Im Nebel ruhet noch die Welt
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): ENG ENG FRE
[Im Nebel ruhet noch die Welt,
Noch träumen]1 Wald und Wiesen:
Bald siehst du, wenn der Schleier fällt,
Den blauen Himmel unverstellt,
Herbstkräftig die gedämpfte Welt
[In warmem]2 Golde fließen.

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Confirmed with Eduard Mörike, Gedichte, Dramatisches, Erzählendes, Zweite, erweiterte Auflage, Stuttgart: J.G. Cotta'sche Buchhandlung Nachf., 1961, page 101.

1 J. Marx: "Im Nebel ruht die weite Welt,/ und träumt von"
2 J. Marx: "im warmen"

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

  • ENG English (Bertram Kottmann) , "September morning", copyright © 2004, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English [singable] (Walter A. Aue) , "September morning", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "Matin de septembre", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 6
Word count: 30

September morning
Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) 
The world's adream in fog's embrace,
Still slumber woods and meadows:
But soon, through the dissolving lace,
You'll see the blue of endless space,
The milder grace of autumn's face
Transcending golden shadows.

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This text was added to the website: 2010-03-26
Line count: 6
Word count: 33