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Três canções francesas

Word count: 78

Song Cycle by Paulo Florence (1864 - 1949)

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1. Chanson de Barberine [ sung text not yet checked against a primary source]

Language: French (Français)

Translation(s): ENG GER

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  • ENG English (Victoria de Menil) , "Handsome knight, you who leave for war", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Beau chevalier qui partez pour la guerre,
Qu'allez-vous faire
Si loin d'ici ?
Voyez-vous pas que la nuit est profonde,
Et que le monde
N'est que souci ?

Vous qui croyez qu'une amour délaissée
De la pensée
S'enfuit ainsi,
Hélas ! hélas ! chercheurs de renommée,
Votre fumée
S'envole aussi.

Beau chevalier qui partez pour la guerre,
Qu'allez-vous faire
Si loin de nous ?
J'en vais pleurer, moi qui me laissais dire
Que mon sourire
Était si doux.


First published in La Quenouille de Barberine, a comedy in two acts, Éd. La Revue des Deux Mondes, 1835.


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2. Aveu

Language: French (Français)

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3. Mea culpa

Language: French (Français)

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  • by Paul Lefèvre (1885 - 1983), as Paul Géraldy, "Mea culpa", appears in Toi et Moi, no. 30, Éd. Stock, first published 1913

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Au fond, vois-tu, mon erreur, Ma grande folie
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