"Ging heut Morgen übers Feld"
I went this morning over the field,
Dew still hung on the grass;
The happy finch spoke to me:
"Hey you! Right? Good morning!
Hey, right, you,
Isn't it a lovely world, lovely world?
Quoted from Mahler's "Songs of a Wayfarer"
Translation by J.C. Lozos
Images © by Merisi
-> Marilyn Horne, "Ging heut morgen übers Feld" ("Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen" by Gustav Mahler)