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Ved en Vens Afrejse til Paris!

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

Ved en Vens Afrejse til Paris!'
Mel. Jeg er et Søndagsbarn!

Hør Venners Stemme: drik og spiis!
Thi snart, saa er Du i Paris,
Og nyder der, ja, Gud veed hvad,
Men det er ei den danske Mad!
 
Paa Boulevarden skal Du gaae;
Gud give at vi saae derpaa!
I Omnibus og i Coucou,
Hvo er saa lystig vel, som Du!
 
Vi see Dig alt halv udenlandsk,
Grisetter smaa Dig lære Fransk;
Du reiser bort som Nordens Iis,
Men kommer hjem som — ak Paris!
 
Du oversættes skal paa Fransk,
Originalen er dog Dansk,
Dit Træk med Hovedet, dit Smiil -
Nei, aldrig glemmes det Emil!
 
Skjøndt Hjertet sidder lidt paatvers,
Skal Visen aande kun Comers!
Igjennem Taarer kan man lee!
Farvel! farvel! det Bedste skee!

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Submitted on May 13, 2011

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Hans Christian Andersen

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

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