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Dos canciones de Rilke

Word count: 46

Song Cycle by Juan José Castro (1895 - 1968)

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1. Eau qui se presse [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]

Language: French (Français)

Translation(s): ENG ENG

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Available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Laura (Pranada) Sylvis) , "Rushing, running water", copyright © 2004, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Laura Prichard) , "Water that presses on", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Eau qui se presse, qui court ... eau oublieuse 
que la distraite terre boit, 
hésite un petit instant dans ma main creuse, 

Clair et rapide amour, indifférence, 
presque absence qui court, 
entre ton trop d'arrivée et ton trop de partance 
    tremble un peu de séjour.

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2. Chanson

Language: French (Français)


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