Ein Vögelein fliegt über den Rhein
Fliegt über den Rhein
Und wiegt die Flügel
Und grüne Flut
[ In goldner Glut. -]1
Wie wohl das tut,
So hoch erhoben
Beim Vöglein droben,
O, wär' ich auch!
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1 omitted by Lang.
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, "Un uccelletto vola sul Reno", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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