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Then finish the last song

Language: English after the Bangla (Bengali)

Then finish the last song 
and let us leave.
Forget this night when the night is no more.
Whom do I try to clasp in my arms?  
Dreams can never be made captive.
My eager hands press emptiness 
to my heart and it bruises my breast.


Translation(s): FRE GER GER ITA POL

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

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  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Text added to the website: 2010-11-04.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:02
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Alors termine le dernier chant

Language: French (Français) after the English

Alors termine le dernier chant
et séparons-nous.
Oublie cette nuit quand la nuit ne sera plus.
Qu'essaie-je de serrer dans mes bras ?
Les rêves ne peuvent pas être capturés.
Mes mains avides pressent le vide
sur mon cœur et cela meurtrit ma poitrine.


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Text added to the website: 2015-07-27.
Last modified: 2015-07-27 16:01:13
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Word count: 44