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Ragonda folgte gern, wann ihr der Himmel winket, und reisete nach jener willt. Wo sie noch was davon zurücke hält, so ist's, daß man in dieser trinket.
- by Christoph Heinrich Amthor (1678 - 1721) [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
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- ENG English (Poppy Holden) , title 1: "A thirsty woman", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , title 1: "Une assoiffée", copyright © 2011, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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Ragonda suivit joyeusement, Quand le ciel lui fit signe, Et elle voyagea vers ce qu'elle voulait. Là elle est encore retenue, Aussi, on va boire à sa santé.
- Translation from German (Deutsch) to French (Français) copyright © 2011 by Guy Laffaille, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.
This text was added to the website: 2011-06-03
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Word count: 28