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Kvarnhjulet

Language: Swedish (Svenska)

Dränkt i tjära qvarnhjulet går
Dufvorna leka i skummet.
Gamla hjulet som stilla står
Har fått lemna rummet.

Öfvervuxet med vildros, nött,
Urblekt af vind och af väder,
Tänket det: "Nu är jag trött
Gladde edra fäder."


Translation(s): FIN FRE

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Authorship

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

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

  • FIN Finnish (Suomi) (Erkki Pullinen) , title 1: "Myllynratas", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , title unknown, copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:01:35
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Word count: 37

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Couverte de goudron, la roue du moulin...

Language: French (Français) after the Swedish (Svenska)

Couverte de goudron, la roue du moulin tourne.
Les pigeons jouent dans son écume.
La vieille roue qui est immobile
A du laisser la place.

Envahie d'églantiers, usée,
Décolorée par le vent et le temps,
Elle pense : « Je suis maintenant fatiguée,
Avant j'apportais la joie vos pères. »


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  • Translation from Swedish (Svenska) to French (Français) copyright © 2014 by Pierre Mathé, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.

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Text added to the website: 2014-09-16 00:00:00.
Last modified: 2014-09-16 13:00:11
Line count: 8
Word count: 50