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Thread #161887   Message #3850859
Posted By: GUEST,Grishka
17-Apr-17 - 02:09 PM
Thread Name: English Trans. Req: Fruhlingsmusikanten
Subject: RE: English Trans. Req: Fruhlingsmusikanten
Nein, so etwas ließ' ich nicht hingehen, wenn man nicht, eben dieses loyal-literarischen Sinnes wegen, mich erdolcht h├Ątte.

"No, I would not let such things pass through censorship, if I had not been stabbed to death exactly because of that literary loyalism."

In other words: the author was not really Kotzebue (who is being parodied as a loyalist), but yet another satirist for the liberal opposition.