Text by Heinrich Heine (1797-1856)
Translated into English by Joseph Massaad
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|You sent the divine gendarme
With his sword of flame;
You chased me out of Paradise entirely
With no justice, mercy or shame!
Towards other lands, with my wife,
You cannot alter the fact that I know
Oh God! How pitiful I find
I shall certainly never miss
I want my full rights of freedom!