It was the ballad she had sung at Christmas—in what different mood!
The hint of this ballad is found in Arndt's Murchen, Berlin, 1816.
This ballad was written on the occasion of a Horticultural Festival.
Apropos, how do you like this thought in a ballad I have just now on the tapis?
On the present occasion, I was prepared with a ballad of his.
There I turned, and saw ...