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by Anna (Nuhn) Ritter (1865 - 1921)

Da er mich ansah mit dem off'nen Blick
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Available translation(s): FRE
Da er mich ansah mit dem off'nen Blick,
Da wußt' ich gleich, mein kaum erblühtes Leben
Sei sehnend, liebend ihm dahin gegeben,
In seinen Händen ruhe mein Geschick.
Und leuchtend zog der Glaube in mich ein:
An seiner Brust wird deine Heimath sein!

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Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive):

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

  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "Quand il me regarda de ses grands yeux", copyright © 2019, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Emily Ezust [Administrator]

This text was added to the website: 2011-09-17
Line count: 6
Word count: 43