Language: French (Français)
Qu'as-tu vu dans ton exil?
Disait à Spencer sa femme,
à Rome, à Vienne,
à Pergame, à Calcutta? Rien! fit-il
Veux-tu découvrir le monde?
Ferme tes yeux, Rosemonde.
Translation(s): ENG GER
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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]
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, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Faith J. Cormier) , title 1: "Rosemonde", copyright © 2002, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , title 1: "Rosemonde", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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Language: German (Deutsch) after the French (Français)
Was hast du im Exil geseh'n?
Spencers Frau befragte ihn:
Was war's in Rom und was in Wien,
in Pergamon, in Kolkata? Nichts von alldem,
sagt er. Von dieser Welt die beste Kunde
erhältst du mit geschloss'nen Augen, Rosamunde.
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Text added to the website: 2006-11-04.
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