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[53] He is one, he is one
     Of that noble band
Who have fought, who have died,
     For their fatherland.

He needs no tears;
     An angel now,
A saintly crown
     Upon his brow.

We should not weep
     That he is gone;
With us 'tis night,
     With him 'tis morn.

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