Des garçons en tricots rayées poussent les vagues. Est-ce un orage ? Tout roucoule Et la baigneuse Consulte le miroir des cieux. Valse, calèches d'émeraude. Comme un rosier gonfle ses joues, encore un tour de manège. Le printemps au fond de la mer.
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- by Jean Cocteau (1889 - 1963), "Sobre las olas", written 1920, appears in Poésies 1917-1920 [author's text checked 1 time against a primary source]
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- by Maurice Delage (1879 - 1961), "Sobre las olas", op. 15 (1924), published 1927 [ medium voice and piano ], Édition Jobert [sung text checked 1 time]
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