Ich stehe am Zaune
Language: German (Deutsch) 
Ich steh' am Zaune, schau' in die Gassen;
die Leute flüstern, ich kann's nicht lassen.
Von Tränen brennen die Augenlider,
er zog von dannen, er kehrt nie wieder!

Authorship

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):

  • ENG English [singable] (John Bernhoff) , "I stand and linger where first I met him"


Researcher for this text: Johann Winkler

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