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H. C. Sneedorf

Hans Christian Andersen 1805 (Odense) – 1875 (Copenhagen)



Vel svigter den vingede Ganger tidt,
Men Du satte Guldhjul for Gangerens Skridt.
Ei Verdens Prosa Du gik forbi,
Du viiste, der laa Poesie deri.
Hil være Herr Henrik!


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Submitted on May 13, 2011

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