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Heure vécue

Language: French (Français)

Une nuit brune
D'un soir d'hiver...
Un ciel sans lune...
C'est déjà loin !... et c'est hier.
Ardentes fièvres !
Profond soupir !
Entre leurs lèvres...
Un très long baiser vint mourir.
Et ce fut tout.
Une heure... un charme,
Puis, une larme !
Heure inoubliable, surtout !
Première page
D'un livre aimé,
Vite fermé...
De peur d'en lire davantage.
C'est déjà loin ! et c'est hier.

Translation(s): ENG GER

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Submitted by Emily Ezust [Administrator] and Peter Low [Guest Editor]


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 or excerpts, and transliterations (if applicable):

  • ENG English (Peter Low) , title 1: "An hour that they lived", copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , title 1: "Wahre Stunde", copyright © 2017, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Text added to the website: 2011-01-31.
Last modified: 2017-06-07 17:40:10
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Word count: 67

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