Clemens Maria Brentano

(9 September 1778 – 28 July 1842 / Thal-Ehrenbreitstein)

Poems of Clemens Maria Brentano

1. Es sang vor langen Jahren 1/1/2004
2. Lore Lay 3/21/2012
3. O Mutter, halte dein Kindlein warm, 1/1/2004
4. The Castle In Austria 4/20/2010
5. The Nurse's Watch 4/20/2010

The Nurse's Watch

From 'The Boy's Wonderhorn'


The moon it shines,
My darling whines;
The clock strikes twelve:--God cheer
The sick both far and near.
God knoweth all;
Mousy nibbles in the wall;

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