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Language: Polish (Polszczyzna)

Wiatr zaszumiał między krzewy,
Niewczas, niewczas, koniu!
Niewczas, chłopcze czarnobrewy,
Lecisz tu, po błoniu.

Czy nie widzisz tam nad lasem
Tego kruków stada?
Jak podleci, krąży czasem
I w las znów zapada?

Gdzieżeś, gdzieżeś, dziewczę, hoże?
Czemuż nie wybieży? 
Jakże, jakże wybiec może,
Kiedy wgrobie leży?

O, puszczajcie! Żal mnie tłoczy,
Niech zobaczę onę!
Czy konając piękne oczy 
Zwróciła w mą stronę?

Gdy usłyszy me wołanie,
Płacz mój nad swą głową,
Może z trumny jeszcze wstanie,
Zacznie żyć na nowo!

Translation(s): ENG GER GER GER


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 (Hyperion Records) , title 1: "The bridegroom", copyright ©, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
    * GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Wilhelm Henzen) , title 1: "Die Heimkehr"
    * GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Dr. G. Friedrich Reiss) , title 1: "Die Heimkehr"
    * GER German (Deutsch) [singable] (Robert Hirschfeld) , title 1: "Die Heimkehr"

Text added to the website between May 1995 and September 2003.

Notes about what "text verified" means can be found here.

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