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Schilt nicht! Ich kann nicht beten

Language: German (Deutsch)

Schilt nicht! Ich kann nicht beten,
ich will nur im Vorübergehn
an deine Stufen treten
und deine Augen sehn.

Es ist ein reines Glänzen
um deine Stirn, das mich beglückt;
ich habe sie ja mit Kränzen
als Kind so oft geschmückt.


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 between May 1995 and September 2003.

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