by Kenneth Hurlstone Jackson (1909 - 1991)
Translation © by Guy Laffaille

Language: English  after the Irish (Gaelic) 
Available translation(s): FRE
I do not know with whom Edan will sleep,
but I do know that fair Edan will not sleep alone.


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  • FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Promiscuité", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: René Slot

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Language: French (Français)  after the English 
Je ne sais pas avec qui Edan dormira,
Mais je sais bien que le bel Edan ne dormira pas seul.


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