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Déception

Language: French (Français)

Le soleil rayonnait encore.
J'ai voulu revoir les grands bois,
Où nous promenions autrefois
Notre amour à sa belle aurore.

Je mi disais: "Sur le chemin,
Je la retrouverai, sans doute:
Ma main se tendra vers sa main,
Et nous nous remettrons en route."

Je regarde partout.
En vain! J'appelle!
Et Vécho seul m'écoute!

O le pauvre soleil pâli!
O les pauvres bois sans ramage!
O, mon pauvre amour, quel dommage! 
Si vite perdu dans l'oubli!


Translation(s): CAT ENG GER RUS

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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:

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

  • CAT Catalan (Català) (Salvador Pila) , "Decepció", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ENG English (Laura Prichard) , "Disappointment", copyright © 2018, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Bruno Tutenberg) , "Enttäuschung"


Text added to the website: 2003-12-06 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:02:01

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