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Paysage

Language: French (Français)

    ...omnia plenis
    Rura natant fossis.
        --P. VIRGILUS MARO.

Pas une feuille qui bouge,
Pas un seul oiseau chantant ;
Au bord de l'horizon rouge
Un éclair intermittent ;

D'un côté, rares broussailles,
Sillons à demi noyés,
Pans grisâtres de murailles,
Saules noueux et ployés ;

De l'autre, un champ que termine
Un large fossé plein d'eau,
Une vieille qui chemine
Avec un pesant fardeau,

Et puis la route qui plonge
Dans le flanc des coteaux bleus,
Et comme un ruban s'allonge
En minces plis onduleux.


Translation(s): CZE

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]

Authorship


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):


Text added to the website: 2013-03-10 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:05:09

Line count: 19
Word count: 86

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Krajina

Language: Czech (Čeština) after the French (Français)

…omnia plenis
Rura natant fossis.
        --Virgil.

Ni ptáče není ve hovoru,
ni jeden lístek nehne se,
na rudých krajích po obzoru
      blesk časem mihne se.

Tu z jedné strany keře ztmělé
a brázdy bahna plny snad,
a zdi zahrady sšedivělé,
      vrb sukovitých řad.

Na druhé straně pole, které
se končí v příkop, voda v něm,
dál stařenka, jenž cestou bere
      se těžce s břemenem.

A potom cesta, jež se plouží
a hyne v modrých vrcholech,
a jako pentle vlní, dlouží
      se v úzkých záhybech.


Submitted by Andrew Schneider [Guest Editor]

Authorship


Based on

Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

    [ None yet in the database ]


Text added to the website: 2019-05-13 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2019-05-19 14:56:58

Line count: 19
Word count: 85