Translation © by Uri Liebrecht

Isten veled
Language: Hungarian (Magyar) 
Available translation(s): ENG
Isten veled, Isten veled!
Hajh! Tetoled messze távozom.
Ah! De képed' és szerelmed;
Szümben1 hordozom.

Lelkemet, lelkemet zálogul
Vedd, csak szerelmet adj.
Ah! De hivet hü szerelmet,
Csak szerelmet adj.

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1 or "szívemben"
NOTE: This text has been edited by Ildiko and Ernest Wollner


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  • ENG English (Uri Liebrecht) , "Fare thee well", copyright © 2009, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

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Fare thee well
Language: English  after the Hungarian (Magyar) 
Fare thee well. I am going
Far away,
But in my heart you and the love I have for you
Will stay.

I now pledge 
my soul to you
And hope the love 
you have for me is true.


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Text added to the website: 2009-05-07 00:00:00
Last modified: 2014-06-16 10:03:13
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