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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.



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