The lad lay restlessly upon his bed and thought of the stranger and his tale. “It is not treasures that have kindled such an inexpressable yearning inside me,” he said to himself,

Mühlhausen © B. Weitz

Frisian House © A. Szczesinski

“avarice is a desire unknown to me:

but I crave to behold the blue flower. It is constantly upon my mind, and I cannot think or write of anything else.” Novalis: Heinrich von Ofterdingen

Marburg © B. Weitz

Magdeburg Cathedral © LMG Sachsen-Anhalt

Schmalkalden © B. Weitz

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