by Heinrich Heine (1797 - 1856)

Andre beten zur Madonne
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): FRE
Andre beten zur Madonne,
Andre auch zu Paul und Peter;
Ich jedoch, ich will nur beten,
Nur zu dir, du schöne Sonne.

Gib mir Küsse, gib mir Wonne,
Sei mir gütig, sei mir gnädig,
Schönste Sonne unter den Mädchen,
Schönstes Mädchen unter der Sonne!

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  • Also set in Russian (Русский), a translation by Anonymous/Unidentified Artist ; composed by Pyotr Nikolayevich Renchitsky.

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This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 8
Word count: 44