Littell's Living Age/Volume 136/Issue 1760/"Kind! es ware dein Verderben"

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Child ! it would be your undoing;
     And I struggle hard, you see,
That your dear kind heart may never
     Feel the glow of love for me.

That too well I have succeeded,
     Pains me in my own despite
And I often think, "Oh, would you
     Love me, come whatever might!"