by Johan Ludvig Heiberg (1791 - 1860)

Natten er så stille
Language: Danish (Dansk) 
Natten er så stille
luften er så klar
duggens perler trille
månens stråler spille
henad søens glar.

Bølgens melodier
vugge hjertet ind,
suk og klage tier,
vindens pust befrier
det betyngte sind.

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  • Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ; composed by Adolf Jensen.

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This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 10
Word count: 32