['Tis done! -- I saw it in my dreams;]1
No more with Hope the future beams;
My days of happiness are few:
Chill'd by misfortune's wintry blast,
My dawn of life is overcast;
Love Hope, and Joy, alike adieu!
Would I could add Remembrance too!
Translation(s): FRE GER GER
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1 Moór: "'Tis done! I saw you in my dreams"; further changes may exist not noted.
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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)
Settings in other languages, adaptations, or excerpts:
- Also set in German (Deutsch), a translation by Ernst Ortlepp (1800 - 1864) , "Erinnerung" ENG FRE by Josephine Lang.
Other available translations, adaptations or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):
- FRE French (Français) (Pierre Mathé) , "Mémoire", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , "Erinnerung", copyright © 2014, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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