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Day after day he comes and goes away

Language: English after the Bangla (Bengali)

Day after day he comes and goes away.
Go, and give him a flower from my hair, my friend.
If he asks who was it that sent it,
I entreat you do not tell him my name --
For he only comes and goes away.

He sits on the dust under the tree.
Spread there a seat with flowers and leaves, my friend.
His eyes are sad, and they bring sadness to my heart.
He does not speak what he has in mind;
He only comes and goes away.


Translation(s): CZE DUT GER ITA RUS

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Last modified: 2017-07-30 16:13:05
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Každý den

Language: Czech (Čeština) after the English

Každý den přijde a jde dále.
Jdi, a podej jemu květ, zdobu vlasů mých, druhu můj.
Kdyby ptal se, kdo květ jemu dává,
ó prosím tě, jemu nezraď mé jméno,
neboť přijde, jde však dále.

Hle, sedá si v prach pod onen strom.
Lůžko tam jemu uprav květnaté, příteli můj!
V jeho oku je smutek, jeho pohled rozteskní srdce mé.
Mně tají, co v mysli má;
jen přijde, a jde dále...


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Text added to the website: 2010-11-12.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:04:07
Line count: 10
Word count: 71