by Emanuel von Geibel (1815 - 1884)
Translation © by Emily Ezust

Alle gingen, Herz, zur Ruh
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the Spanish (Español) 
Available translation(s): DUT ENG FRE ITA POR
Alle gingen, Herz, zur Ruh,
alle schlafen, nur nicht du.
Denn der hoffnungslose Kummer
scheucht von deinem Bett den Schlummer,
und dein Sinnen schweift in stummer 
Sorge seiner Liebe zu.

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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)

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

  • DUT Dutch (Nederlands) [singable] (Lau Kanen) , "In de nacht", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Emily Ezust) , no title, copyright ©
  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , copyright © 2019, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Ferdinando Albeggiani) , "Trova ogni cosa, mio cuore, riposo", copyright © 2010, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • POR Portuguese (Português) (Ana Vargas) , "Todos dormem, coração", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


Researcher for this text: John Glenn Paton [Guest Editor]

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Last modified: 2015-03-20 17:56:43
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Everyone has gone, Heart, to their rest
Language: English  after the German (Deutsch) 
Everyone has gone, Heart, to their rest;
Everyone sleeps but you,
For affliction without hope
Makes slumber stay away from your bed,
And your thoughts stray in silent
Grief to their Love.

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  • Translation from German (Deutsch) to English copyright © by Emily Ezust

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    from the LiederNet Archive -- http://www.lieder.net/

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