De grandes cuillers de neige

by Francis Poulenc From Un soir de neige

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De grandes cuillers de neige
source: Paul Éluard

De grandes cuillers de neige
Ramassent nos pieds glacés
Et d’une dure parole
Nous heurtons l’hiver têtu
Chaque arbre a sa place en l’air
Chaque roc son poids sur terre
Chaque ruisseau son eau vive
Nous nous n’avons pas de feu


Francis Poulenc

Francis Jean Marcel Poulenc (F7 January 1899 – 30 January 1963) was a French composer and pianist. His compositions include mélodies, solo piano works, chamber music, choral pieces, operas, ballets, and orchestral concert music. Read the full…


Paul Éluard

Paul Éluard was a French poet and one of the founders of the surrealist movement.

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