by Wilhelm Albert Włodzimierz Apolinary Kostrowicki (1880 - 1918), as Guillaume Apollinaire
Translation © by Bertram Kottmann

L'adieu
Language: French (Français) 
Available translation(s): ENG GER HUN
J'ai cueilli ce brin de bruyère
L'automne est morte souviens-t'en 
Nous ne nous verrons plus sur terre
Odeur du temps brin de bruyère
Et souviens-toi que je t'attends

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  • ENG English (Faith J. Cormier) , "Farewell", copyright © 1999, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , "Abschied", copyright © 2006, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
  • HUN Hungarian (Magyar) (Tamás Rédey) , "Agyő", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission


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Abschied
Language: German (Deutsch)  after the French (Français) 
Ich habe diesen Erikazweig gepflückt
Der Herbst ist gegangen - gedenke seiner
Wir werden uns auf Erden nie mehr begegnen
Duft der Jahreszeit - Erikazweig
Und denke daran, dass ich deiner harre.

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This text was added to the website: 2006-03-25
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Word count: 32