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Lampe du soir, ma calme confidente

Language: French (Français)

Lampe du soir, ma calme confidente, 
mon coeur n'est point par toi dévoilé; 
(on s'y perdrait peut-être;) mais sa pente 
du côté sud est doucement éclairée. 

C'est encore toi, ô lampe d'étudiant, 
qui veux que le liseur de temps en temps 
s'arrête, étonné, et se d'range 
sur son bouquin, te regardant. 

(Et ta simplicité supprime un Ange.)

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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: 2013-10-01.
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:05:21
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