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Das traurige Mädchen

Language: German (Deutsch)

Traurig bin ich, sterbenstraurig,
Traurig mehr als Worte wissen.
Schlaf ich, schläft die Trauer nicht,
Wach ich, würgt die Trauer mich.
Mußte mit dem fremden Kriege
Weit und weit mein Liebster ziehen.
Meine Trauer reicht so weit,
Nicht sein Trost bis an mein Leid.
Tät mir doch nur solches sagen:
Wein nicht, Liebes, 's hilft kein Weinen!
Schwer ist's mir, von dir zu gehn,
Bist umsonst so jung und schön.

Submitted by Alberto Pedrotti


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