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J'ai rêvé d'un jardin primitif, où des...

Language: French (Français)

J'ai rêvé d'un jardin primitif, où des Ames 
Cueillaient le trèfle d'or en robes de candeur; 
Où des souffles d'azur, veloutés de tiédeur, 
Berçaientdes fleurs d'argent,sveltes comme des femmes. 

A l'ombre, au bord des eaux, sous des arbres légers. 
Les mystiques Amants rêvaient leur solitude; 
Et tout était extase, et joie, et plénitude, 
Et las agneaux de Dieu paissaient dans les vergers. 

L'Amour sanctifié, sans hâtes et sans fièvres, 
Buvait à l'urne exquise et profonde des lèvres, 
O songe d'un désir parfumé par le ciel! 

Et j'étais lu, debout parmi les marjolaines, 
Virginal, et l'archet des blanches cantilènes 
A mes doigts efiilés d'ange immatériel.

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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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