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Beständiges Gedenken

Language: German

Wenn ich Dein gedenke
Oft in Einsamkeit,
In Erinn'rung mich versenke
Rückwärts jener Zeit,

Namenloses Trauern
Überfällt mich dann,
Trüb mit ihren Nebelschauern
Haucht die Nacht mich an.

Langsam dann verzogen
Lichtet neu es sich,
Und wie Mondes Regenbogen
Mild umwebt es mich.

Submitted by Sharon Krebs


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Text added to the website: 2009-09-01.

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