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Krabat, der Rabe Krabat, breitete folgsam die Schwingen aus und erhob sich zum Flug. Ungelenk flatternd durchmaß er die Kammer, umschwirrte den Tisch, streifte Buch und Totenschädel. Dann ließ er sich bei den anderen Raben nieder und krallte sich an der Stange fest. Der Meister belehrte ihn: »Du mußt wissen, Krabat, daß du in einer Schwarzen Schule bist. Man lernt hier nicht Lesen und Schreiben und Rechnen hier lernt man die Kunst der Künste. Das Buch, das da angekettet vor mir auf dem Tisch liegt, ist der Koraktor, der Höllenzwang.

Der Müllscher saß Vorm Mühlentor, Klabuster, klabaster, Klabumm! « - 42 - Das »Klabuster-klabaster« sangen die Burschen gemeinsam im Chor, danach stimmte Hanzo die nächste Strophe an - und so sangen sie reihum weiter und tanzten im Kreis herum, bald nach links, bald nach rechts, bald zur Mitte und bald von der Mitte weg. Zuletzt, wie sich das für den Lehrjungen ziemte, kam Krabat dran. Da schloß er die Augen und sang den Beschluß des Liedes: »Der Knappe aber War nicht dumm, Klabuster, klabaster, Klabumm!

Hunger haben wir außerdem. Also aufgetischt, was die Küche hergibt und Bier oder Wein dazu, das ist einerlei, wenn's nur ausreicht - und ausreichen muß es, sonst schlag ich Ihm eigenhändig die Knochen im Leib en tzwei! « Tonda pfiff durch die Zähne, leicht nur und kurz, doch die Mühlknappen in der Stube hörten ihn. Als der Altgesell mit den Werbern die Stube betrat, war sie leer. « - 54 - Während die ungebetenen Gäste sich's in der Gesindestube behaglich machten, die Halsbinden lockerten und die Gamaschen aufknöpften, steckten die Mühlknappen in der Küche die Köpfe zusammen um zu beratschlagen.

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