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Language: Swedish (Svenska)

Låt vem som vill av sin flicka skryta
och sina drillar för henne slå,
låt honom hållas, jag vill ej byta,
ty den jag älskar, älskar jag ändå;

och om hon även mig skulle vika,
livets dans med en annan trå,
det blir detsamma, det blir sig lika;
ty den jag älskar, älskar jag ändå.

Om världens stormar min hydda rista,
alla drömmar om intet gå –
ja, skulle också mitt hjärta brista –
den som jag älskar, älskar jag ändå!

Translation(s): FIN

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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)

Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • FIN Finnish (Suomi) (Erkki Pullinen) , title 1: "Uskollisuus", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2015-04-12.
Last modified: 2015-04-12 17:50:23
Line count: 12
Word count: 81

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