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Language: French (Français)

Je suis la nuit, oh ! sois le jour ; 
Lumière que mon ombre adore, 
Unissons-nous, et notre amour 
Resplendira comme une aurore. 

Mon âme brûle et se mourra : 
Je suis le désert, sois l'eau pure, 
Et notre amour nous couvrira, 
Comme une oasis de verdure.

Confirmed with Œuvres de Jean Lahor. L'illusion, Paris, Alphonse Lemerre, 1906, page 11.

Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator]


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Text added to the website: 2018-12-06.
Last modified: 2018-12-06 11:38:42
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