In the Footprints of Heine

In the Footprints of Heine

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In the Footprints of Heine

In the Footprints of Heine

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Seinen Wanderstab ergriff er
Jetzo und verliess die Hauptstadt.

HEINE.

AFTER fifteen years of dreaming and an eternity in the cars from the Hook of Holland I found myself actually in Göttingen, my point of departure for the Hartz. The doors of my heart opened suddenly to a flood of rich, boyish enthusiasm as I sat in my room at the "Krone," trying with difficulty to realize that at last I was about to begin the journey that had brought peace, as well as joy, to Heine, Goethe, Chamisso, and to so many others who sought to combine beauty with solitude. Now that I was within a day's walk from the Hartz region . . .

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