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In der Sterne sanftem Scheine

Language: German

In der Sterne sanftem Scheine
Weilet meine Seele gern,
Und die Sehnsucht zieht mich leise
Zu dem schönen, lichten Kreise,
Der mir schimmert, ach, so fern! --
In der Sterne sanftem Scheine
Weilet meine Seele gern.

Einst in einem bessern Leben
Wird mein Geist gleich Strahlen schweben,
Hochentzückt von Stern zu Stern.
In der Sterne sanftem Scheine
Weilet meine Seele gern!


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