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Quand votre bien aimée est morte

Language: French (Français)

Quand votre bien aimée est morte,
Les adieux vous sont rendus courts;
Sa paupière est close, on l'emporte,
Elle a disparu pour toujours.

Mais je la vois ma bien aimée,
Qui sourit sans m'appartenir,
Comme une ombre plus animée,
Plus présente qu'un souvenir!

Et je la perds toute ma vie
En d'inépuisables adieux...
Ô morte mal ensevelie,
Ils ne t'ont pas fermé les yeux!

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

Text added to the website: 2014-03-12 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2016-01-13 10:17:55

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Word count: 64

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