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Language: Romanian (Română)

Bolnăvit de doruri multe,
Moare-n geam azi busuiocul.
Ni s-a dus in altă țară
Amîndurora norocul.

Și grădina mi-e pustie,
Lăcrămînd se stinge macul,
Văduvit de fluturi galbeni
Și de mîna ta, săracul.

Purtători senini de grijă,
Unde sînteți, ochi căprui?
Neplivită-i burulana
Celor patru cărărui.


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

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

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