A small human only pretends to die
it wanted to be completely alone
the small heart stood still for hours
so they decided it was dead
it is being buried in wet sand
with a music box in its hand

The first snow covers the grave
it woke the child very softly
in a cold winter night
the small heart is awakened

As the frost flew into the child
it wound up the music box
a melody in the wind
and the child sings from the ground

Up and down, rider **
and no angel climbs down
my heart does not beat anymore
only the rain cries on the grave
up and down, rider
a melody in the wind
my heart does not beat anymore
and the child sings from the ground

The cold moon, in full magnificence
it hears the cries in the night
and no angel climbs down
only the rain cries on the grave

Between hard oak boards
it will play with the music box
a melody in the wind
and the child sings from the ground

Up and down, rider
and no angel climbs down
my heart does not beat anymore
only the rain cries on the grave
up and down, rider
a melody in the wind
my heart does not beat anymore
and the child sings from the ground

Up and down, rider
my heart does not beat anymore

On Totensonntag they heard
this melody from god's field
then they unearthed it
they saved the small heart in the child

Up and down, rider
a melody in the wind
my heart does not beat anymore
and the child sings on the ground
up and down, rider
and no angel climbs down
my heart does not beat anymore
only the rain cries on the grave


Lyrics submitted by John M

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    General CommentThis is one of my favorite songs..... surpirsed no one comments on it... wait no I'm not... cause mostly n00bs comment.... (n00bie1423: "Du Hast means 'You Hate' the fucking english fucking translation fucking says it I'll fucking send it you via fucking e-mail have a nice fucking day) GOD I hate n00bs.... anywho this song is simply a cool song about a girl who they thought was dead, but was finnaly happy because she had the world to herself...so she sang.... NOTE: I have no clue why this guy added "yes" to the end of the girl;'s lines..... because that's not how it is..... odd and several other mistakes as well.... I'll post the true lyrics....
    Thaugloron April 13, 2004   Link

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