by Anonymous / Unidentified Author

Helas, et quant vous veray?
Language: French (Français) 
Available translation(s): ENG
 Helas, et quant vous veray?
   Car bien scay
   Que morray,
 Se briefment je ne vous voy.
 N'onques cuer n'eut tant d'anoy,
   Dont je croy,
   Par ma foy,
 Qu'en grief dolour fineray.


Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)

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

  • ENG English (David Wyatt) , title 1: "Alas, when will I see you?", copyright © 2012, (re)printed on this website with kind permission

Researcher for this text: Alberto Pedrotti

This text was added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.
Line count: 9
Word count: 33