Deux maisons de travers approchent. On a mis des tapis à fleurs sur les fenêtres. Un grand candélabre les couronne et des lustres ensoleillés traînent de leur bouche triste sur la route.
Note: an unpublished poem given to Durey by Cocteau.
- by Jean Cocteau (1889 - 1963), written 1919? [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Louis Durey (1888 - 1979), "Attelage", op. 23 no. 3 (1919), published 1927 [high voice, string quartet or wind quartet and piano], from Chansons basques, no. 3, La Sirène Musicale [text verified 1 time]
Available translations, adaptations, and transliterations (if applicable):
- ENG English (Victoria de Menil) , title 1: "Attachment", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- GER German (Deutsch) (Bertram Kottmann) , title 1: "Gespann", copyright © 2015, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
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