Bjørnstjerne Bjørnson Poems

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21.
Frederik Hegel

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Dedication

You never came here; but I go
Here often and am met by you.
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22.
My Fatherland

I will fight for my land,
I will work for my land,
Will it foster with love, in my faith, in my child.
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23.
Frida

Frida, I knew that thy life-years were counted.
If but before thee a lifting thought mounted,
Upward thy gaze turned all wistful to view it,
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24.
Forward

'Forward! forward!'
Rang our fathers' battle-cry.
'Forward! forward!'
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25.
For A Charity Fair

Some poor man in need
To bless and to feed,
I bring at its worth,
This day of my birth,
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26.
For The Wounded

A still procession goes
Amid the battle's booming,
Its arm the red cross shows;
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27.
Good Morning

Day's coming up now, joy's returned,
Sorrow's dark cloud-castles captured and burned;
Over the mountain-tops glowing
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28.
From Monte Pincio

Evening is coming, the sun waxes red,
Radiant colors from heaven are beaming
Life's lustrous longings in infinite streaming;-
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29.
During A Journey In Sweden

My boyish heart in thee confided,
For to the great by thee 't was guided.
As man, my waiting is for thee,-
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30.
At A Banquet For Professor Ludv. Kr. Daa

Youthful friends here a circle form,
Elder foes now surrender.
Feel among us in safety, warm,
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