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Aime celui qui t'aime, et sois heureuse...

Language: French (Français)

Aime celui qui t'aime, et sois heureuse en lui.
- Adieu! - sois son trésor, ô toi qui fus le nôtre!
Va, mon enfant béni, d'une famille à l'autre.
Emporte le bonheur et laisse-nous l'ennui!

Ici, l'on te retient; là-bas, on te désire.
Fille, épouse, ange, enfant, fais ton double devoir.
Donne-nous un regret, donne-leur un espoir,
Sors avec une larme! entre avec un sourire!

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Submitted by Harry Joelson


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

Text added to the website: 2008-01-10.
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