by August von Kotzebue (1761 - 1819)

Lied der Negersklaven
Language: German (Deutsch) 
 Wir weichen Sklavenbrod
 In bittre Tränen ein!
 Komm, lieber Bruder Tod!
 Ach! komm, uns zu befrein!
 An deiner mit Ruhe gesegneten Hand
 Geleit uns hinüber ins beßere Land!

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