The Wendish Research Exchange

A. 202. Sleep With Me

mersiowsky - 7-11-2014 at 09:12 PM

Translated by H. Melvin Symmank

'Come, already Annette, On the second crop!
Come, already Annette, On the second crop!'
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

"Very cold is the second crop
Very cold is the second crop"
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

'Cover yourself, cover yourself, beautiful Annette,
Cover yourself, cover yourself, beautiful Annette'
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

"Tell me with what should I cover myself,
Tell me, with what should I cover myself?"
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

'With your apron, beautiful Annette,
With your apron, beautiful Annette!'
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

"The apron is completely torn up,
The apron is completely torn up"
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

'Patch it, beautiful Annette,
Patch it, beautiful Annette.'
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

"Tell me, with what should I patch it,
Tell me, with what should I patch it?"
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

'With the straw blade, beautiful Annette,
With the straw blade, beautiful Annette.'
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

"The straw blade is too long for me
The straw blade is too long for me."
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

'So cut it down, beautiful Annette,
So cut it down, beautiful Annette."
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

"Tell me, with what should I cut it
Tell me, with what should I cut it?"
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

'With the little hatchet, beautiful Annette,
With the little hatchet, beautiful Annette'
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

"The hatchet has become very dull
The hatchet has become very dull."
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

'Sharpen it, beautiful Annette,
Sharpen it beautiful Annette.'
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

"Tell me, with what should I sharpen it
Tell me with what should I sharpen it?"
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!

'Sharpen it with the little point of the grindstone
Sharpen it with the little point of the grindstone.'
Sleep with me,
Lie with me!


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