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Die Lorelei

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I know not its significance
Yet, sadness is in my mind ...
There's a fairy tail from times past
Its message left behind.

The air is cool as light recedes
And calmly flows the Rhine;
The peak of a nearby mountain glows
In the diurnal Sun's decline.
Above a chaste woman sits
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Saturday, November 22, 2014
Topic(s) of this poem: love
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COMMENTS
Leon Schmidt 16 October 2017
How can I find the original German text of the poem Die Lorelei
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Terry Craddock 14 December 2016
'Above a chaste woman sits Radiant and quite unaware; With golden jewelry flashing She combs her golden hair.' such beauty does not always bring happiness, all share unhappiness which has no favourites, but we floak to hear good music and strain to catch each word enthralling, nice lines
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