by Francis Jammes (1868 - 1938)

Elle est gravement gaie. Par moments son...
Language: French (Français) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Elle est gravement gaie. Par moments son regard
se levait comme pour surprendre ma pensée.
Elle était douce alors comme quand il est tard
le velours jaune et bleu d'une allée de pensées.

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

  • ENG English (Faith J. Cormier) , title 1: "She is solemnly gay", copyright © 2003, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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