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Bonsoir, Mignonne, il se fait l'heure

Language: French (Français)

Bonsoir, Mignonne, il se fait l'heure
Où se closent vos yeux si doux.
Voulez-vous pas que je demeure
Près de votre lit, à genoux ?
Que seulement ma bouche effleure
Le lin de vos rideaux jaloux !
Pauvres gens, que nous sommes fous !
Ne voyez-vous pas que je pleure...
        Bonsoir !

Si votre pitié n'est qu'un leurre,
J'aimerais mieux votre courroux;
Si vous ne voulez que je meure,
Hélas, pourquoi me dites-vous:
        Bonsoir -- !

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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: 2011-03-14 00:00:00.

Last modified: 2018-06-04 17:25:17

Line count: 14
Word count: 75

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