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Le laurier blessé

Language: French (Français)

CHŒUR SYRIACUS
Ah ! Ah ! hélas... hélas...
 Pleurez, ô  femmes de Syrie,
Criez : « Hélas ! ma Seigneurie !»
Toutes les fleurs se sont flétries,
Criez, pleurez...
Eros ! Pleurez !
Il descend vers les noires portes.
Pleurez !
Tout ce qui est beau, l’Hadès morne
L’emporte.
Renversez les torches,
Eros, pleurez !


Submitted by Guy Laffaille [Guest Editor]

Authorship


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: 2014-11-29.
Last modified: 2014-11-29 16:39:09
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