Text by Heinrich Heine (1797-1856)
Translated into English by Joseph Massaad
franšais - deutsch
|In the lists of songs engaging,
Minnesingers are marching by.
Strange the fight that they are waging,
Strange the tournament where they vie!
Fancy, ever wild and fuming
Beauteous women, with glances pleasant,
Other combatants, when they spring
And he, from whom the most blood drains,