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Du denkst an mich so selten

Language: German

Du denkst an mich so selten,
Ich denk an dich so viel,
Getrennt wie beide Welten
Ist unser beider Ziel.

Ich möchte beide Welten
Durchziehn an deiner Hand,
Bald schlummern unter Zelten,
Bald gehn von Land zu Land.

Und willst du mir vergelten
Durch Liebe dies Gedicht,
Dann fließt um beide Welten
Ein rosenfarbnes Licht.

Translation(s): ENG

Submitted by Joanna Lonergan


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, and transliterations (if applicable):
    * ENG English (Sharon Krebs) (Harald Krebs) , "You think of me so rarely", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2005-03-24.

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