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La steaua

Language: Romanian

La steaua care-a răsărit
E-o cale-atît de lungă,
Că mii de ani i-au trebuit
Luminii să ne-ajungă.

Poate de mult s-a stins în drum
În depărtări albastre,
Iar raza ei abia acum
Luci vederii noastre.

Icoana stelei ce-a murit
Încet pe cer se suie;
Era pe cînd nu s-a zărit,
Azi o vedem şi nu e.

Tot astfel cînd al nostru dor
Pieri în noapte-adîncă,
Lumina stinsului amor
Ne urmăreşte încă.



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