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Einst wollt' ich einen Kranz dir winden

Language: German (Deutsch)

Einst [wollt']1 ich einen Kranz dir winden
Und konnte keine Blumen finden!
Jetzt find ich Blumen fern und nah,
Ach! aber du bist nicht mehr da!

Translation(s): ENG POR

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1 Liszt: "wollte"


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) , title unknown, copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * POR Portuguese (Portugu√™s) (Margarida Moreno) , title 1: "Outrora", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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