by Christina Georgina Rossetti (1830 - 1894)

Fly away, fly away over the sea
Language: English 
Available translation(s): GER
Fly away, fly away over the sea,
  Sun-loving swallow, for summer is done;
Come again, come again, come back to me,
  Bringing the summer and bringing the sun.

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

  • GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Bertram Kottmann) , copyright © 2013, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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This text was added to the website: 2006-01-19
Line count: 4
Word count: 28