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J. L. Heiberg

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

Den lille Amor fra Hækken fløi,
En Piil han tabte — Du fandt just den,
Og det er denne Du bruger som Pen,
Selv Spidsen har himmelsk Væde.
Du drømte, som Mand, ved Elverhøi,
Din Drøm blev al Danmarks Glæde.
 

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Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen was a Danish author and poet. more…

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