by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Siebenschläfer
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): FRE
Es war ein fauler Schäfer,
Ein rechter Siebenschläfer,
Den kümmerte kein Schaf.

Da ist der Wolf gekommen,
Und hat ihm weggenommen
Die Schaf und auch den Schlaf.

Note: this is a spoof of Goethe's Der Schäfer.

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

  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , title 1: "Le loir", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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