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Mes désirs ne sont point lassés

Language: French (Français)

Mes désirs ne sont point lassés.
Donne-moi tes baisers, maîtresse !
Je n'en aurai jamais assez.
Je veux boire jusqu'à l'ivresse.

Donne-moi tes baisers ! Encor !
Je veux boire à ta lèvre rose.
Tu me dis, et j'en suis d'accord,
Que c'est toujours la même chose ;

Mais c'est toujours nouveau pourtant !
Je suis un buveur peu sévère,
De ceux qui boivent tant et tant
Qu'ils se noient au fond de leur verre.

Folle, il faut te griser aussi.
Laisse-toi donc faire, et sois ivre !
Donne tes baisers, comme si
Tu n'avais plus qu'un jour à vivre.

Translation(s): ENG ITA

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Confirmed with Les caresses, Nouvelle Édition, Paris, G. Charpentier, [no date], pages 114-115.

Submitted by Corinne Orde


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 (Corinne Orde) , title 1: "Give me your kisses", copyright © 2007, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • ITA Italian (Italiano) (Francesco Campanella) , title 1: "Dammi i tuoi baci", copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2007-11-20 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2016-01-12 17:54:28

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