Die Geisterinsel (Music Recording, Translation)

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Poet: unknown
Music: Johanna Kinkel Mathieux
English Translation: Robert McFarland

Phantom Island, the beautiful, lay glistening in the moonlight
Sweet tones were accompanying the dance of the billowing fog.

It sounded lovely and lovelier, and billowed and beckoned and shone
but we, we merely floated by on the restless, open sea.

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