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Folternde Rache

Language: German (Deutsch)

Folternde Rache, flammende Qual wird dich schrecken, ängsten, nagen!
Wo du nicht den Zorn gehemmt, eh' der Zorn am Ende kömmt,
wird dich der ins Martertal unter winseln, heulen, zagen,
schäumender Eifer auf ewig verjagen.

Translation(s): FRE

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Submitted by Guy Laffaille [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)

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

  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Vengeance qui met à la torture", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2018-10-11.
Last modified: 2018-10-17 20:53:13
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Word count: 35

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Vengeance qui met à la torture

Language: French (Français) after the German (Deutsch)

Vengeance qui met à la torture, douleurs brûlantes qui vous hanteront, vous effraieront, vous rongeront !
Si tu ne contiens ta colère, avant que la fin n'arrive,
dans cette vallée de tortures, tu seras au milieu de gémissements, de hurlements, de peurs,
pourchassé par un zèle écumant pour toujours.

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Text added to the website: 2018-10-14.
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