Med En Brystnaal I Form Af En Flue

written by Hans Christian Andersen

Med En Brystnaal I Form Af En Flue

— Hans Christian Andersen

Fluer i Hovedet, ja, det er slemt!
Fluer om Hjertet er værre!
Vogt Dig, man bliver saa underligt stemt,
Vogt Dig, min unge Herre!
Amor som Flue Dig giver din Rest,
Derfor knap sammen Kjole og Vest!

About the poet


Hans Christian Andersen

Hans Christian Andersen, referred to using the initials H. C. Andersen in Denmark and the rest of Scandinavia; was a Danish author, fairy tale writer, and poet noted for his children's stories. These include "The Steadfast Tin Soldier," "The Snow Queen," "The Little Mermaid," "Thumbelina," "The Little Match Girl," and "The Ugly Duckling." During his lifetime he was acclaimed for having delighted children worldwide, and was feted by royalty. His poetry and stories have been translated into more than 150 languages. They have inspired motion pictures, plays, ballets, and animated films. Early life Hans Christian Andersen was born in the town of Odense, Denmark, on Tuesday, April 2, 1805. He was an only child. "Hans", "Christian" and "Andersen" were (and are) traditional and...

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