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O les profonds, les purs et les divins...

Language: French (Français)

O les profonds, les purs et les divins moments,
Moments qu’un infini de bonheur solennise,
Où je tins contre moi, pleurante et reconquise,
L’amie aux chers regards redevenus aimants !

Car ses yeux, qui mouillés et pleins de diamants 
Avaient gardé leurs pleurs, vaincus par la surprise 
Les laissaient s’écouler en une douce crise,
Et sa voix se mourait en lents sanglots calmants. 

Nous étions arrêtés auprès d’un ancien saule,
Dont le feuillage gris nous avait abrités,
Et sur son front pâli tombé sur mon épaule,

À travers ses cheveux épars et tourmentés. 
Ma lèvre encore tremblante où l’adieu frémissait 
Posa le long baiser qui nous réunissait.

About the headline (FAQ)

Confirmed with Auguste Angellier, À l’amie perdue, Paris, Librairie Hachette et Cie, 1920, page 97.

Submitted by Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]


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: 2019-05-07 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2019-05-07 19:05:47

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