|Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (17291781). Minna von Barnhelm.|
The Harvard Classics. 190914.
Min. I cannot bear this delay. But, Franziska, how cold you are still! Why will you not share my joy with me?
| Fran. I would from my heart, if only|| 2|
| Min. If only what?|| 3|
| Fran. We have found him again. But how have we found him? From all we hear, it must go badly with him. He must be unfortunate. That distresses me.|| 4|
| Min. Distresses you! Let me embrace you for that, my dear playmate! I shall never forget this of you. I am only in love, you are good.|| 5|